This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition pacemakers
Sponsor University of Dundee
Start date March 2010
End date March 2011
Trial size 5000 participants
Trial identifier NCT01086098, ELD004


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.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model ecologic or community
Time perspective retrospective

Primary Outcomes

Cardiovascular Mortality
time frame: 30 years

Secondary Outcomes

Hospitalisation for heart failure
time frame: 30 years

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants of any age.

Inclusion Criteria: - All patients with pacemakers

Additional Information

Official title Trends in Cardiac Pacing - 30 Years of Implants
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in March 2010.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by University of Dundee.