Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
24/09/2013
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr R Mitra

ORCID ID

Contact details

Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust
Egerton Road
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XX
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1483 571122

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0211114380

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE)-guided cardioversion a feasible and more cost-effective treatment for acute AF in comparison to conventional treatment?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular: Atrial fibrillation (AF)

Intervention

Group 1 - prompt transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE)-guided cardioversion
Group 2 - standard care

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Quality of life
2. Success of cardioversion
3. Cost-effectiveness

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/09/2001

Overall trial end date

31/12/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Adults with atrial fibrillation.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/09/2001

Recruitment end date

31/12/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust
Guildford, Surrey
GU2 7XX
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes