Hong Kong Outpatient AF Screening Using Single-lead ECG Device


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Stroke is a leading cause of mortality, morbidity and rising healthcare cost worldwide. In 'real-world' practice, AF is often diagnosed too late at time of stroke and detection can be difficult because AF may be present without symptoms and intermittent in nature. Furthermore, utilization of adequate oral anticoagulation therapy (OAC) for stroke prevention is suboptimal in Hong Kong. The challenge is to identify...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 16 February 2016.

1 Jan 2015 30 Mar 2015 1 Mar 2017 1 Sep 2017 1 Feb 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Screening
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


  • Bryan P Yan, MBBS, FACC