Cardiac Device Infections

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to collect information from different hospitals about patients with cardiac device infections, and to combine that information to provide an informational resource about this situation.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18+

Eligibility Criteria

  • An infection of the pacemaker or implantable defibrillator (cardiac device)

What is involved

  • Information will be collected for research purposes during treatment for up to 6 months after the diagnosis

Compensation

None

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Melissa Trader
Email
mtrader@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-716-8918

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.