THERMOCOOL® SMARTTOUCH™ Catheter for the Treatment of Symptomatic Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01385202|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 30, 2011
Results First Posted : January 26, 2015
Last Update Posted : January 26, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Heart Diseases Arrhythmia Atrial Fibrillation||Device: THERMOCOOL® SMARTTOUCH™ Catheter||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||172 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||THERMOCOOL® SMARTTOUCH™ Catheter for the Treatment of Symptomatic Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation|
|Study Start Date :||June 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||February 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2013|
|Experimental: THERMOCOOL® SMARTTOUCH™ Catheter||
Device: THERMOCOOL® SMARTTOUCH™ Catheter
- The Rate of Subjects Who Were Free From Documented Symptomatic Atrial Fibrillation (AF), Atrial Tachycardia (AT), or Atrial Flutter (AFL) Episodes Through 12-month Follow-up [ Time Frame: 12-months ]The primary effectiveness endpoint for this study will be freedom from documented symptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF), atrial tachycardia (AT), or atrial flutter (AFL) episodes through 12-month follow-up (includes a three month blanking period).
- Incidence of Early Onset (Within 7 Days of the AF Ablation Procedure) Primary Adverse Events. [ Time Frame: 7 days of the AF ablation procedure ]Primary adverse events (AE) include Death, Myocardial infarction (MI), Pulmonary vein (PV) stenosis, Diaphragmatic paralysis, Atrio-esophageal fistula, Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), Stroke / Cerebrovascular accident (CVA), Thromboembolism, Pericarditis, Cardiac Tamponade, Pericardial effusion, Pneumothorax, Atrial perforation, Vascular Access Complications, Pulmonary edema, Hospitalization (initial and prolonged), and Heart block.
- Rate of Acute Success [ Time Frame: End of procedure ]Acute success is defined as confirmation of entrance block in all Pulmonary veins (PV).
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01385202
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|Study Chair:||Andrea Natale, MD||Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Research|
|Study Chair:||David J Wilber, MD||Loyola University|
|Study Chair:||Francis E Marchlinski, MD||University of Pennsylvania|
|Study Chair:||Douglas L Packer, MD||Mayo Clinic|
|Study Chair:||Hiroshi Nakagawa, MD, Ph.D.||University of Oklahoma|
|Study Chair:||Hans Kottkamp, MD||University Leipzig|