Testing the Accuracy of a Personal Heart Rhythm Monitor to Detect Prolonged Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation


Phase 3 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

This study aims to determine the sensitivity and specificity of a Personal Heart Rhythm Monitor in the detection of prolonged paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (defined as lasting more than 12 hours) against pre-existing implantable devices, seen to be the 'gold-standard' for arrhythmia detection. Trial Stopped: Failure to recruit.

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 24 April 2017.

1 Sep 2013 12 Jul 2013 1 Oct 2015 1 Oct 2015 1 Apr 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Diagnostic
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment


  • Edward W Leatham, MBChB MD

  • Philippa J Howlett, MBChB BSc