Atrial Fibrillation Detected by Continuous ECG Monitoring "LOOP"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

The LOOP study aims to clarify whether stroke and peripheral emboli can be prevented by monitoring the heart rhythm with a small device (called a loop recorder). The recorder which is placed under the skin on the front of the chest wall allows monitoring of the heart rhythm 24-hours a day 7 days a week. The study has 6,000 participants with risk factors for stroke (age >70 years, and at least one of the...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 17 March 2016.

1 Jan 2014 8 Jan 2014 1 Apr 2019 1 Apr 2019 1 Mar 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment