MRI for Pacemaker Lead Fracture

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Lancaster General Health, Lancaster, PAPacemaker Lead Fracture+1 MoreMRI - Procedure
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will help researchers learn if MRI scanning is safe and effective for patients with broken or abandoned heart implants, and if it impacts their care.

Eligible Conditions
  • Pacemaker Lead Fracture
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 7 years

2 hours
Incidence of Adverse Events related to Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in patients with abandoned or fractured pacemaker or implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) leads
7 years
Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine

Trial Safety

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: MRI · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: MRI · Intervention Types: Procedure
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Completed Phase 2

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 7 years

Who is running the clinical trial?

Lancaster General HospitalLead Sponsor
21 Previous Clinical Trials
3,748 Total Patients Enrolled
Sandeep Bansal, MDPrincipal InvestigatorThe Heart Group
1 Previous Clinical Trials
262 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is recruitment for this research trial open at the moment?

"As indicated on, this medical trial is actively searching for enrollees; the initial posting date being December 2nd 2020 and a recent amendment taking place September 29th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many participants are being recruited for this trial?

"Affirmative. Research posted on affirms that recruitment for this medical trial, which was initially shared on December 2nd 2020, is ongoing. For the project to succeed, 60 individuals need to be enlisted from a single testing site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
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