Heart Disease

Cardialen AF CL008

Clinical trial of patients with AF and their acceptability of MultiPulse Therapy (low voltage energy used to terminate tachyarrhythmias) prior to their clinically indicated electrophysiology procedure

Trial overview

Topic

Irregular heart beat

Eligibility criteria

To be considered for the study you must meet the following criteria:

  • Aged between 18 and 80 years old
  • History of Atrial Fibrillation in the past 12 months
  • On current treatment and compliant with a standard anticoagulation regime

Study details

Your participation in this study would be approximately 2 months.

Participants will be required to attend up to a total of 2 clinic visits (screening and procedure) and be available for a follow-up phone call at 30 days post-procedure.

During the screening visit, participant’s eligibility will be checked, their medical and medication history will be collected, a physical exam will be performed.

Eligible patients will then undergo MultiPulse Therapy using the Cardialen External Stimulation System prior to their clinically indicated electrophysiology procedure. Up to two MPT’s will be delivered and participant responses following each MPT regarding perception and acceptability of MPT to treat AF will be obtained.  Participants will then receive a single follow-up phone call 30 days post procedure to assess for any adverse event and confirm current health status.  

You will be reimbursed for travel and study related expenses.

Further information

For more information on this clinical trial here.

Location

St Andrew’s Medical Centre (Cardiology & Sleep Medicine)

Mulgrave (Cardiology)

Doncaster East (Cardiology)

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