Feasibility Study of Radiofrequency Heating of Cardiac Infarction Scar to Treat Heart Failure (RECOVER)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00881777|
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Unable to recruit suitable subjects within a reasonable time period.)
First Posted : April 15, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 14, 2011
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No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Terminated|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2011|
Ratcliffe MB, Wallace AW, Teerlink JR, Hong J, Salahieh A, Sung SH, Keung EC, Lee RJ. Radio frequency heating of chronic ovine infarct leads to sustained infarct area and ventricular volume reduction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2000 Jun;119(6):1194-204.
Victal OA, Teerlink JR, Gaxiola E, Wallace AW, Najar S, Camacho DH, Gutierrez A, Herrera G, Zuniga G, Mercado-Rios F, Ratcliffe MB. Left ventricular volume reduction by radiofrequency heating of chronic myocardial infarction in patients with congestive heart failure. Circulation. 2002 Mar 19;105(11):1317-22.