Long-term Cardiac Monitoring After Cryptogenic Stroke (CMACS) "CMACS"


Phase N/A Results

Summary of Purpose

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common and treatable cause of ischemic stroke, but it can be paroxysmal and asymptomatic, and therefore difficult to detect. Patients with stroke routinely undergo 24 hours of continuous cardiac telemetry during hospitalization for stroke as a means of excluding AF. Small studies indicate that extending the duration of monitoring with portable outpatient telemetry devices detects...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 12 February 2015.

1 Sep 2009 1 Jul 2009 1 May 2011 1 May 2011 1 Feb 2015 12 Feb 2015
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Diagnostic
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


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