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Baroreflex Activation Therapy in Heart Failure

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
CVRx, Inc. Identifier:
First received: November 29, 2011
Last updated: December 23, 2015
Last verified: December 2015

November 29, 2011
December 23, 2015
November 2011
July 2013   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Changes in sympathetic nervous system activity at 6 months from baseline [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 months ]
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Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01484288 on Archive Site
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Baroreflex Activation Therapy in Heart Failure
Baroreflex Activation Therapy in Heart Failure
The purpose of this clinical investigation is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the CVRx Barostim Neo System in the treatment of patients with heart failure.
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Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Heart Failure
Device: Barostim Neo System
Baroreflex Activation Therapy using the Barostim Neo System
Other Names:
  • XR-1 System
  • Neo system
Experimental: Device group
Barostim Neo system
Intervention: Device: Barostim Neo System
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
March 2015
July 2013   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age at least 21 years
  • Symptomatic heart failure despite optimal, stable pharmacological therapy for at least 4 weeks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant carotid plaque or stenosis
  • Known or suspected baroreflex failure or autonomic neuropathy
  • Myocardial infarction, unstable angina, syncope, cerebral vascular accident, SCD, or received defibrillation therapy within the past 3 months
  • Heart failure secondary to a reversible condition
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
21 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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CVRx, Inc.
CVRx, Inc.
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Principal Investigator: Edoardo G Gronda, MD, FESC MultiMedica
CVRx, Inc.
December 2015

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