The Vest Prevention of Early Sudden Death Trial (VEST) and VEST Registry
ID Number R-12-114Principal Investigator(s)
Department(s) or Division(s)
The purpose of this study is to find out whether wearing a defibrillator (a device that can shock or give an electric current to the heart and bring it back to a normal rhythm) can prevent death from an abnormal heart rhythm in the three months after a heart attack.
Recruiting Patients: Yes