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Clinical Research and Trials

Last updated: July 2016

  • Prospective Randomized On-X Valve Anticoagulation Clinical Trial (PROACT)
  • Medtronic CoreValve: Low Risk Study
  • Medtronic SURTAVI: Surgical Replacement and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
  • St. Jude Portico TAVR Implants
  • GALILEO – Aspirin & Plavix versus Aspirin & Xeralto post TAVR (Multi-Center Study)
  • CT Myocardial Extra-Cellular Volume Fraction Quantification in Patients undergoing TAVR
  • Von Willebrand Factor Associated Hemostasis and TAVR Patients
  • Delirium & Frailty Study in TAVR Patients
  • Aortic Valve Operative Outcomes in Marfan Patients
  • Use of Contegra Pulmonary Valved Conduit Designated as Humanitarian Use Device November 21, 2003 Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) Number: H020003
  • A Prospective Evaluation of Serum Biomarkers to Predict Brain Injury in Patients Undergoing Complex Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Stroke database study – review of brain MRI’s in patients with stroke after cardiac surgery
  • COCAD Study – longitudinal study of cognitive outcomes in patient with coronary artery disease
  • Monitoring of Cerebral Blood Flow Autoregulation using Near Infrared Spectroscopy
  • Continuous Cerebral Autoregulation Monitoring to reduce brain injury from cardiac surgery
  • Distinct forms of hypo-perfusion and risk of stroke in cardiac surgery patients
  • Pilot Study of the Feasibility of Multicenter NIRS Data Collection and Intervention for Desaturation in Cardiac Surgery
  • The EXCEL trial:  Abbott Vascular EXCEL Clinical Trial: Evaluation of Xience Prime or Xience V versus Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery for Effectiveness of Left Main Revascularization
  • Berlin Heart EXCOR Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device Implantation
  • Allogeneic Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell (MSC) Injection in Patients with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: An Open Label Pilot Study (ELPIS)
  • Genetic Determinants of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation In Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Structural & Functional Assessments using Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiographic Imaging