Ongoing Management Services for Clinical Research

Cardiac Monitoring in Clinical Research Services

Cardiac Monitoring Services Ongoing Management

Medtronic Services for Cardiac Monitoring in Clinical Research (CMCR) provides cardiac monitoring services to support pharmaceutical clinical trials from concept phase through commercialization.

Our scalable portfolio of efficient, standardized processes provides the following cardiac monitoring services worldwide.*

Project Management

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  • Protocol Design Input
  • Regulatory Support
  • Patient Enrollment Processing
  • Training

Program Execution

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  • Patient Compliance Monitoring
  • Device Tracking
  • Inventory Control
  • Episode Notification


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  • Report Generation
  • Electronic Data Provided in CDISC Standard Format
  • Electronic Data Archival
  • Publication Support


Project Oversight

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Study setup, patient enrollment processing, and project management

Cardiac Monitoring

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Easy-to-apply SEEQ system is a discreetly worn, slim profile sensor and data transmitter

  • 98% of patients achieve proper application.1
  • 90% patient compliance throughout duration of monitoring.2

Episode Notification

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Receive an alert if a critical arrhythmia is detected or if patient is no longer compliant

Clear and Concise Data

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Cardiac monitoring data and reports provided at the end of the clinical study

Timely Reports

The Medtronic Services for Cardiac Monitoring in Clinical Research team offers a range of standard and custom reports designed to provide detailed, summative, and statistical data. 

Episode Report

  • Receive notifications for arrhythmias that meet criteria

End-of-Use Summary Report

Prescription Summary

  • For rapid review and charting

Arrhythmia Summary

  • Trends, burden, and average values for each arrhythmia identified

Weekly Summaries

  • For fast correlation of arrhythmias across the monitoring period

Episode Summaries

  • Detailed ECG display of both auto- and patient-triggered episodes in chronological order

AF-Burden Reports

  • Provides a calculation of time and percentage spent in Atrial Fibrillation (AF) through the monitoring period. (May be offered at additional cost.)


The SEEQ™ MCT System and the Medtronic Monitoring Center are provided by Medtronic Monitoring Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Medtronic, Inc.


SEEQ MCT Patient Satisfaction Survey. Medtronic data on file. 2017.


Shinbane, et al. Wearable Wireless Arrhythmia Detection Patches: Diagnostic Arrhythmia Yield, Time to First Arrhythmia, and Patient Compliance. Presented at HRS 2013 (Poster #9813).