ASTRID(redirected from Atrial Sensing Trial to Reduce/Prevent Inappropriate Detections)
ASTRIDAtrial Sensing Trial to Reduce/Prevent Inappropriate Detections. A clinical trial that tested whether activation of detection features (stability, onset, and A-V relationships) in a dual chamber implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) would reduce inappropriate therapy without inhibiting appropriate ICD therapy for ventricular tachycardia.
Conclusion Activation of therapy inhibitors significantly reduced inappropriate ICD therapy.
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ASTRIDCardiology A clinical trial–Atrial Sensing Trial to prevent Inappropriate Detections
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