Last updated on July 2019

Heart Sounds Registry


Brief description of study

To conduct a prospective, observational study to evaluate the non-interventional feasibility of using heart sounds measurements recorded by the LifeVest Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator (WCD) for monitoring clinical evidence of heart failure decompensation.

Detailed Study Description

To conduct a prospective, observational study to evaluate the non-interventional feasibility of using heart sounds measurements recorded by the LifeVest Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator (WCD) for monitoring clinical evidence of heart failure decompensation.

Participants will be adult (age 18 years) heart failure patients with an ejection fraction (EF) 35% and eligible to wear the WCD for at least 3 months.

An FDA-approved WCD will be prescribed for at least 3 months of use after hospital discharge.

This is a multi-center, prospective, observational study.

The study will enroll a total of 300 subjects, anticipating that at least 250 subjects will complete the study. A maximum of 50 sites will enroll patients into the study.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT03203629

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MD Strategies Research Center

National City, CA United States
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JFK Medical Center

Atlantis, FL United States
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Holy Cross Hospital

Fort Lauderdale, FL United States
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Northside Hospital / Heart Institute

Saint Petersburg, FL United States
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Carle Foundation Hospital

Urbana, IL United States
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FRANCISCAN HEALTH Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN United States
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Cardiovascular Institute of Michigan

Clinton Township, MI United States
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Genesys Regional Medical Center

Grand Blanc, MI United States
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Virtua The Cardiology Group

Moorestown, NJ United States
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Virtua The Cardiology Group

Voorhees, NJ United States
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Saratoga Clinical Research

Saratoga Springs, NY United States
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MD First Research

Anderson, SC United States
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McLeod Regional

Florence, SC United States
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Chippenham Medical Center

Richmond, VA United States
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Uni Erlangen

Erlangen, Germany
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Spzoz Msw

Rzeszow, Poland
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Recruitment Status: Open


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