Ventricular Tachycardia

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with ventricular tachycardia are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Pan-Asia United States PrEvention of Sudden Cardiac Death Catheter Ablation Trial

Condition:   Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Interventions:   Device: Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD);   Procedure: Catheter Ablation
Sponsors:   University of Chicago;   St. Jude Medical
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Versus Optimal Medical Therapy In Patients With Variant Angina Manifesting as Aborted Sudden Cardiac Death

Conditions:   Angina Pectoris, Variant;   Sudden Cardiac Death
Interventions:   Device: Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator;   Drug: Optimal Medical Therapy
Sponsors:   Kee-joon Choi;   CardioVascular Research Foundation, Korea
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Effect of Right Ventricular Lead Position on Defibrillation Threshold

Conditions:   Ventricular Tachycardia;   Ventricular Fibrillation
Intervention:   Procedure: Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
Sponsors:   OhioHealth;   St. Jude Medical
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

International Study to Determine if AdreView Heart Function Scan Can be Used to Identify Patients With Mild or Moderate Heart Failure (HF) That Benefit From Implanted Medical Device

Condition:   Heart Failure
Interventions:   Drug: Iobenguane I -123 Injection;   Device: Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator;   Drug: Thyroid blocking
Sponsors:   GE Healthcare;   TFS Trial Form Support
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Comparison of VT Ablation Outcomes Using Remote MAGNETIC Navigation Versus Manual Approach in a Low LVEF Population

Condition:   Tachycardia, Ventricular
Interventions:   Device: catheter ablation using magnetic navigation;   Device: catheter ablation using manual navigation
Sponsor:   Stereotaxis
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Understanding Outcomes With the EMBLEM™ S-ICD in Primary Prevention Patients With Low Ejection Fraction

Conditions:   Ventricular Fibrillation;   Ventricular Tachycardia;   Low Cardiac Output
Intervention:   Device: EMBLEM S-ICD System
Sponsor:   Boston Scientific Corporation
Recruiting - verified June 2016

MediGuide Registry

Conditions:   Heart Failure;   Cardiac Arrhythmia
Interventions:   Procedure: CRT implantation;   Device: MediGuide;   Procedure: EP
Sponsor:   St. Jude Medical
Enrolling by invitation - verified July 2016

Optisure Lead Post Approval Study

Conditions:   Heart Failure;   Tachycardia, Ventricular
Intervention:   Device: St. Jude Medical Optisure Lead
Sponsor:   St. Jude Medical
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2016

Intramural Needle Ablation for Ablation of Recurrent Ventricular Tachycardia

Condition:   Ventricular Tachycardia
Intervention:   Device: Intramural Needle Ablation Catheter
Sponsor:   William G. Stevenson, MD
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016