Trial of a Novel Fibrinolytic (Alfimeprase) to Clear Thrombosed Vascular Access Devices
This trial is for patients with a central venous catheter (a vascular access device) that is not functioning properly (unable to withdraw blood). The trial compares a new blood clot dissolving agent (alfimeprase) against the currently used treatment.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Phase 2, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Alfimeprase for Restoring Function in Occluded Central Venous Catheters|