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CONcomitant eValuation of Epicor Left atRial Therapy for AF (CONVERT-AF)

This study has been terminated.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00519194
First Posted: August 22, 2007
Last Update Posted: May 20, 2014
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
St. Jude Medical
Results First Submitted: March 31, 2014  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment;   Masking: None (Open Label);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
Interventions: Device: Epicor LP Cardiac Ablation System
Procedure: Surgical ablation of permanent AF

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Epicor Cardiac Ablation

Epicor LP Cardiac Ablation System: Surgical ablation of permanent AF during concomitant open chest and/or open heart surgery

Surgical ablation of permanent AF: Concomitant AF ablation during mitral,aortic, and or tricuspid valve surgery, PFO closure or CABG procedure


Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Epicor Cardiac Ablation
STARTED   112 
COMPLETED   91 
NOT COMPLETED   21 
Withdrawal by Subject                9 
Death                9 
Lost to Follow-up                3 



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Population Description
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Subjects treated

Reporting Groups
  Description
Epicor Cardiac Ablation

Epicor LP Cardiac Ablation System: Surgical ablation of permanent AF during concomitant open chest and/or open heart surgery

Surgical ablation of permanent AF: Concomitant AF ablation during mitral valve surgery


Baseline Measures
   Epicor Cardiac Ablation 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 112 
Age 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 72.4  (6.9) 
Gender 
[Units: Participants]
 
Female   45 
Male   67 
Region of Enrollment 
[Units: Participants]
 
United States   112 


  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Freedom From Atrial Fibrillation in the Absence of Any AF Therapies   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]


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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Sue Walgren, Manager Sr., Clinical Project
Organization: St. Jude Medical
phone: 6517563210
e-mail: swalgren@sjm.com



Responsible Party: St. Jude Medical
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00519194     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 051.13
First Submitted: August 20, 2007
First Posted: August 22, 2007
Results First Submitted: March 31, 2014
Results First Posted: May 5, 2014
Last Update Posted: May 20, 2014