BACE-PACE

Title

BACE-PACE Trial: A multicenter randomized controlled clinical trial for the investigation of preventive pacing in combination with beta-blocker or AT-I-/ACE-inhibitor therapy on the recurrence of atrial fibrillation in patients with dual-chamber pacemakers

Coordinating Investigator

Prof. Andreas Schuchert, Neumünster, Germany

Overall Responsibility

Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern

Current Status

completed

Funding:

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Publications

Schuchert A, Wegscheider K, Meinertz T: Stellenwert präventiver Vorhofstimulation zur Reduktion von paroxysmalem Vorhofflimmern bei Schrittmacherpatienten (BACEPACE-Studie) - Effect of preventive atrial pacing on the reduction of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in pacemaker patients (BACEPACE study). Kardiologe 2008: 2(6); 500-505