Implantable Defibrillators With Enhanced Detection Algorithms: Detection Performance and Safety Results from the PainFree SST Study

Background Implantable defibrillators (ICD) are highly effective in reducing arrhythmia‐related mortality. ICD shock therapy has been shown to increase psychological distress, health care utilization, and is associated with increased mortality. The Protecta ICDs (Medtronic Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA...

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Volume: 37
Main Author: WOLLMANN, CHRISTIAN G
LAWO, THOMAS
KÜHLKAMP, VOLKER
BECKER, RÜDIGER
GARUTTI, CLAUDIO
JACKSON, TROY
BROWN, MARK L
MAYR, HARALD
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY 01.09.2014
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: Pacing and clinical electrophysiology Vol. 37; no. 9; pp. 1198 - 1209
Data of publication: September 2014
ISSN: 0147-8389
1540-8159
EISSN: 1540-8159
Discipline: Medicine
Engineering
Bibliography: Disclosures: Christian G. Wollmann: Biotronik (consulting, lecture fees, travel grants), Boston Scientific (consulting, lecture fees, travel grants), Medtronic (consulting, travel grants), St. Jude Medical (clinical advisory board). Thomas Lawo: Medtronic (lecture fees; Medtronic adverse event advisory board). Volker Kühlkamp: Biotronik (lecture fees), Medtronic (lecture fees). Rüdiger Becker: Medtronic (lecture fees). Claudio Garutti: Medtronic employee. Troy Jackson: Medtronic employee. Mark Brown: Medtronic employee. Harald Mayr: Medtronic (safety board).
http://www.clinicaltrial.gov/ct2/show/NCT00982397?term=painfree+sst&rank=1
Unique identifier: NCT00982397
Funding Sources: The PainFree SST Study is funded by Medtronic, Minneapolis, USA.
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Subjects:
ICD
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Database: Web of Science - Science Citation Index Expanded - 2014
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