A Study of Symptoms and Quality of Life in Patients With Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators (ICDs) and Their Caregivers

Description

The purpose of this study is to better understand symptoms and quality of life in patients with heart disease and implantable defibrillators (ICDs).

Study Start Date

June 2012

Estimated Completion Date

September 2016

Interventions

  • Behavioral: Quality of life

Specialties

  • Cardiology: Diagnostics
  • Family Medicine: Academic Med/Education,Preventive/Nutrition

MeSH Terms

  • Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators
  • Quality of life

Study ID

Mount Sinai School of Medicine -- HSM 10-00041

Status

Unknown

Trial ID

NCT01454817

Study Type

Interventional

Trial Phase

N/A

Enrollment Quota

1200

Sponsor

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Inclusion Criteria

    Patients:
  • Patient has an ICD
  • Age > 18
  • Fluent in English
  • Consistent and reliable access to a phone. Caregivers of Patients:
  • Age > 18
  • Fluent in English
  • Consistent and reliable access to a phone

Exclusion Criteria

  • Not having an ICD

Gender

Both

Ages

18 Years and older

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

No

Study Locations and Contact Information (10)

Study Location Distance Name Phone Email
Yale NewHaven Hospital - New Haven, Connecticut 18.2 miles None None None
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - New York, New York 46.8 miles None None None
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - New York, New York 46.8 miles None None None
Montefiore Medical Center - Bronx, New York 49.1 miles None None None
Montefiore Medical Center - Bronx, New York 49.1 miles None None None
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 134.5 miles None None None
Mayo Medical Center - Rochester, Minnesota 997.5 miles None None None
Mayo Medical Center - Rochester, Minnesota 997.5 miles None None None
University of Colorado Denver - Denver, Colorado 1,658.2 miles None None None
University of Colorado Denver - Denver, Colorado 1,658.2 miles None None None

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