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Triggers of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) Study

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Identifier:
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: January 3, 2006
Last verified: December 2005

To investigate factors which trigger the discharge of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs).

Cardiovascular Diseases
Myocardial Infarction
Heart Diseases

Study Type: Observational

Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: April 1989
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2004
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Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

No eligibility criteria

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00005243

Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigator: James Muller Massachusetts General Hospital
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Publications: Identifier: NCT00005243     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1124
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: January 3, 2006
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Ischemia
Pathologic Processes
Vascular Diseases processed this record on November 20, 2014