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PACE30: 30 Years in Cardiac Pacing (PACE30)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2010 by University of Dundee.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: March 12, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 12, 2010
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Information provided by:
University of Dundee
Limited data exist regarding temporal trends in permanent pacemaker (PPM) implantation. To describe trends in incidence and comorbidities of PPM recipients, the investigators aim to conduct a retrospective population-based cohort study using record linkage, over a 32 year period.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Trends in Cardiac Pacing - 30 Years of Implants

Further study details as provided by University of Dundee:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cardiovascular Mortality [ Time Frame: 30 years ]
    We will examine time to cardiovascular death from pacemaker implant and relate to the differing indications for pacing

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Hospitalisation for heart failure [ Time Frame: 30 years ]
    We will examine the frequency of hospitalisations after device implantation

Estimated Enrollment: 5000
Study Start Date: March 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
All paced patients


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients with pacemakers

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients with pacemakers
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Responsible Party: Dr. A. Choy, University of Dundee
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01086098     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ELD004
First Submitted: March 5, 2010
First Posted: March 12, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 12, 2010
Last Verified: March 2010

Keywords provided by University of Dundee: