Study of Defibrillation Testing In Patients Undergoing Initial ICD Implantation (TNT-ICD)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01905007|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2013 by Andrea M. Russo, MD, The Cooper Health System.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : July 22, 2013
Last Update Posted : July 22, 2013
The Cooper Health System
University of Washington
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Andrea M. Russo, MD, The Cooper Health System
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Unknown|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2014|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
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Swerdlow CD, Russo AM, Degroot PJ. The dilemma of ICD implant testing. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2007 May;30(5):675-700. Review.
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