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Clinical Trials in Digestive Weight Loss

The Digestive Weight Loss Center is currently recruiting for the following clinical trials. For a complete list of available clinical trials, please visit the database at the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research. You can also search by condition, researcher or doctor’s name.

Multicenter ESG Trial (MERIT Trial)

Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) is an endoscopic minimally invasive weight loss procedure where a commercially available, FDA approved, full-thickness endoscopic suturing device (Overstitch; Apollo Endosurgery, Austin, TX) is used to reduce the stomach volume by 80% through the creation of a restrictive endoscopic sleeve.

Protocol Number: NCT03406975

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