Validation of Electrical Cardiometry Versus Fick Method in Cardiac Output Measurement
The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2012 by Massachusetts General Hospital.
Recruitment status was Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yandong Jiang, Massachusetts General Hospital
First received: March 29, 2012
Last updated: March 30, 2012
Last verified: March 2012
The investigators would like to find out if AESCULON®, a new device that non-invasively and continuously measures cardiac output using electrical cardiometry, works as well as one existing method--Fick method in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary exercise testing.
||Time Perspective: Prospective
||Validation of Electrical Cardiometry Versus Fick Method to Measure Stroke Volume and Cardiac Output in Patients With or Suspected of Having Heart Failure
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||October 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years and older
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Adult patients of 18 years or older who undergo cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) with invasive hemodynamic monitoring for their routine care.
- Age >= 18 yd;
- Level 3 cardiopulmonary exercise testing.
- Proven or suspected disease involving severe aortic regurgitation;
- Implanted with a rate-responsive cardiac pacemaker;
- Pneumothorax or pleural effusion;
- Skin lesion(s) at the place where the electrode is supposed to be applied;
- Allergic to adhesive of ECG electrodes.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01568619
|Massachusetts General Hospital
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114 |
|Contact: Yandong Jiang, M.D., Ph.D. 617-447-9707 YJIANG@PARTNERS.ORG |
|Principal Investigator: Yandong Jiang, MD, PhD |
|Principal Investigator: Gregory D Lewis, MD |
Massachusetts General Hospital
||Yandong Jiang, MD, PhD
||Massachusetts General Hospital
No publications provided
||Yandong Jiang, Assistant Professor, Massachusetts General Hospital
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||March 29, 2012
||March 30, 2012
||United States: Institutional Review Board
Keywords provided by Massachusetts General Hospital:
cardiopulmonary exercise test
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