IMPULS Study

Title

Individual management of patients with non-permanent atrial fibrillation using Dronedarone: prospective non-interventional study (NIS) within outpatient care

Summary

IMPULS is a non-interventional trial documenting the treatment of patients treated with Dronedarone.

Number of Patients

1500

Participating Countries

Germany

Coordinating Investigators

Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Götte, Paderborn (scientific principal investigator)

Overall Responsibility

Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
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Partners

Scientific partners:

Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern e.V.

Bund niedergelassener Kardiologen (BNK)

Current Status

Completed

Funding:

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Publications

Bosch RF, Benninger G, Pittrow D, Paar WD, von Stritzky B, Goette A. Effektivität und Verträglichkeit von Dronedaron bei Patienten mit paroxysmalem oder persistierendem Vorhofflimmern unter Praxisbedingungen: IMPULS-Studie [A 1672]. Poster presentation at the 81st DGK congress in Mannheim, 9.4.2015.

Goette A, Benninger G, Pittrow D, Paar WD, von Stritzky B, Bosch RF. One-year safety and quality of life outcomes in patients with atrial fibrillation on dronedarone: prospective, non-interventional study in German ambulatory care. Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 2015; 26:148-54.

Registration

Verband Forschender Arzneimittelhersteller e.V.
http://www.vfa.de/de/arzneimittel-forschung/datenbanken-zu-arzneimitteln...

Contact

Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern e.V.
Mendelstraße 11
48149 Münster, Germany
Phone: +49 251 980 1330
Fax: +49 251 980 1349
Email: info@kompetenznetz-vorhofflimmern.de