Unpinning Termination Therapy for VT (US)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03093051|
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Sponsor ceased operations)
First Posted : March 28, 2017
Last Update Posted : October 10, 2022
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Washington University School of Medicine
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No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Terminated|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 1, 2022|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 1, 2022|
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Janardhan AH, Li W, Fedorov VV, Yeung M, Wallendorf MJ, Schuessler RB, Efimov IR. A novel low-energy electrotherapy that terminates ventricular tachycardia with lower energy than a biphasic shock when antitachycardia pacing fails. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Dec 11;60(23):2393-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2012.08.1001. Epub 2012 Nov 7.
Li W, Janardhan AH, Fedorov VV, Sha Q, Schuessler RB, Efimov IR. Low-energy multistage atrial defibrillation therapy terminates atrial fibrillation with less energy than a single shock. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2011 Dec;4(6):917-25. doi: 10.1161/CIRCEP.111.965830. Epub 2011 Oct 6.
Efimov I, Ripplinger CM. Virtual electrode hypothesis of defibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2006 Sep;3(9):1100-2. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2006.03.005. Epub 2006 Mar 10. No abstract available.
Ripplinger CM, Krinsky VI, Nikolski VP, Efimov IR. Mechanisms of unpinning and termination of ventricular tachycardia. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2006 Jul;291(1):H184-92. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.01300.2005. Epub 2006 Feb 24.
Li W, Ripplinger CM, Lou Q, Efimov IR. Multiple monophasic shocks improve electrotherapy of ventricular tachycardia in a rabbit model of chronic infarction. Heart Rhythm. 2009 Jul;6(7):1020-7. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2009.03.015. Epub 2009 Mar 11.