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Lumax DX / Linox DX Evaluation

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Biotronik SE & Co. KG Identifier:
First received: November 15, 2011
Last updated: September 11, 2013
Last verified: September 2013

The objective of this study is to investigate the safety and efficacy of the Lumax DX / Linox DX system.

No hypothesis has been defined.

Cardiac Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of the Lumax DX ICD and the Linox DX Lead (ICD=Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator, DX=Extended Diagnostics)

Further study details as provided by Biotronik SE & Co. KG:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Rate of appropriate atrial sensing [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Rate of successfully terminated tachyarrhythmia episodes [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Serious adverse device effect rate [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 38
Study Start Date: November 2011
Study Completion Date: September 2012
Primary Completion Date: September 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
ICD therapy


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with standard ICD indication who are referred to the hospital.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient meets the indication for ICD therapy
  • LVEF ≥ 30%
  • Patient's compliance with protocol
  • Signed patient informed consent form

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient meets one contraindication for ICD therapy
  • Permanent atrial tachyarrhythmia
  • Age < 18 years
  • Cardiac surgery planned within the next 6 months
  • Life expectancy of less than 6 months
  • Limited contractual capability
  • Participating in another clinical study of an investigational cardiac drug or device
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01486836

Charité Uniklinikum Benjamin Franklin
Berlin, N.a., Germany, 12200
Sponsors and Collaborators
Biotronik SE & Co. KG
  More Information

Responsible Party: Biotronik SE & Co. KG Identifier: NCT01486836     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 58
Study First Received: November 15, 2011
Last Updated: September 11, 2013

Keywords provided by Biotronik SE & Co. KG:
Cardiac disease (ICD indication)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on September 21, 2017