Tel Aviv Sourasky MC Home Monitoring Clinic Registry

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2012 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Identifier:
First received: February 22, 2012
Last updated: February 18, 2013
Last verified: February 2012
The purpose of the registry is to assess workload of a Home Monitoring based follow up for Biotronik implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (CRTD) patients.

Home Monitoring With ICD Patient

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Tel Aviv Sourasky MC Home Monitoring Registry

Further study details as provided by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: March 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2014
ICD implant

Detailed Description:

EP unit device clinic is a very busy clinic. Every 6 month the patients arrive for device follow up where the device parameters, patient condition and arrhythmic events are being reviewed, and reprogramming of the device (if needed) is done. Average net time of patient's stay in the clinic is between 30-45 minutes.

Patients implanted with the Lumax device family allows for a better automated follow up procedure via remote management (Home Monitoring).


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
ICD or CRTD implanted patient

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Approved indication for ICD or CRTD.
  • Implanted with or replaced with a Biotronik Lumax device.
  • Patient is willing and able to sign consent form.
  • Willing and able to attend clinic visits and follow up schedule.
  • Transmission of more than 80% at 3-month FU.
  • Patient older than 18 years.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No indication for ICD or CRTD implant.
  • Life expectancy shorter than 12 months.
  • Pregnancy.
  • Participation in other clinical studies.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01540149

Contact: Aharon Glik, MD +972-36973817

Electrophisiology Department Recruiting
Tel Aviv, Israel
Principal Investigator: Aharon Glik, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Aharon Glik, MD Tel Aviv Sourasky MC
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Identifier: NCT01540149     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HMR_TelAviv_sourasky 
Study First Received: February 22, 2012
Last Updated: February 18, 2013
Health Authority: Israel: Ethics Commission
Israel: Ministry of Health processed this record on February 10, 2016