Extended Rhythm SCreening for AtRial Fibrillation in Cryptogenic Stroke Patients (SCARF)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01550042|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : March 9, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 7, 2016
|Condition or disease|
|Atrial Fibrillation Stroke|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Official Title:||Extended Rhythm SCreening for AtRial Fibrillation in Cryptogenic Stroke Patients|
|Study Start Date :||September 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||April 2017|
Intensive observation cohort
Patients > 18 years of age diagnosed with a recent episode of cryptogenic stroke with long term rhythm observation using an implantable loop recorder for detecting atrial fibrillation.
- Documented Atrial Fibrillation (AF) [ Time Frame: One year ]The percentage of patients with documented AF based on implantable cardiac monitor registration during a follow-up period of at least 12 months after an episode of cryptogenic stroke.
- Time to documented AF [ Time Frame: One year ]Time to documented AF using an Implantable Loop Recorder (ILR) data
- Recurrent stroke [ Time Frame: One year ]Incidence of recurrent stroke
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|Medisch Spectrum Twente / Thoraxcenter|
|Enschede, OV, Netherlands, NL7513ER|
|Principal Investigator:||Marcoen Scholten, MD PhD||Medisch Spectrum Twente|