Treatment for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Portland Veterans Administration Medical Center, Portland, ORMagnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
9 - 99
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is looking at whether MRIs are safe for patients with pacemakers or defibrillators.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1-6 week follow up in device clinic

Week 6
MRI Safety following MRI scan in patients with PPMs/ICDs.
During MRI scan.
MRI Safety during MRI scan in patients with PPMs/ICDs.

Trial Safety

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

10000 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

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

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1-6 week follow up in device clinic

Who is running the clinical trial?

Oregon Health and Science UniversityLead Sponsor
904 Previous Clinical Trials
6,820,641 Total Patients Enrolled
Charles Henrikson, MDPrincipal Investigator - Oregon Health and Science University
Doernbecher Children's Hospital, OHSU Healthcare
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons (Medical School)
Johns Hopkins University School Medicine (Residency)
4 Previous Clinical Trials
967 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 9 - 99 · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a medical condition that requires magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or a pacemaker/defibrillator made after a certain year.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does this research include individuals younger than 60 years old?

"To participate in this research project, individuals need to be between 9 and 99 years old. There are specialised studies for those under 18 as well as people over the age of 65, with 6 options for the former demographic and 34 for the latter." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there still opportunities for individuals to participate in this experimentation?

"The information available on confirms that this trial is actively recruiting patients as of October 3rd 2020, a date which marks the most recent update to the study since its initial posting on July 19th 2012." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What criteria must be met for someone to qualify as a participant in this investigation?

"Patients who qualify for this medical trial must have had an MRI scan, and be between 9 to 99 years of age. Approximately 10,000 individuals are eligible for enrollment." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the current size of enrollment for this medical research project?

"Confirmed. According to the website, this study is actively looking for participants and was initially posted on July 19th 2012 with a recent update occurring on October 3rd 2020. 10000 people are needed from two sites in order to complete it." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.