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Complications Following Pacemaker Implantation

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01038180
First Posted: December 23, 2009
Last Update Posted: December 23, 2009
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Information provided by:
University of Aarhus
  Purpose
This study examines possible risk factors with regard to complications following pacemaker implantation.

Condition
Bradycardia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Complications Following Pacemaker or ICD Implantation: Results From The Danish Pacemaker and ICD Register

Further study details as provided by University of Aarhus:

Enrollment: 28000
Study Start Date: January 1997
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Groups/Cohorts
pacemaker group

Detailed Description:
This study examines possible risk factors with regard to complications following pacemaker implantation. We are using data from The Danish Pacemaker Register.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
All Danish patients receiving a permanent cardiac pacemaker during the years 1997 to 2008
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • permanent cardiac pacemaker

Exclusion Criteria:none

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01038180


Locations
Denmark
Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby
Aarhus, Denmark, 8200
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Aarhus
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rikke E Kirkfeldt, MD Aarhus University Hospital
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Rikke Esberg Kirkfeldt, Aarhus Universityhospital, Skejby
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01038180     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SKS-REK-1
First Submitted: December 21, 2009
First Posted: December 23, 2009
Last Update Posted: December 23, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Keywords provided by University of Aarhus:
pacemaker
adverse effects

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bradycardia
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes