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Safety and Performance Study of the CardioGard Cannula

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01554709
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 15, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 25, 2014
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The objective of the study is to collect additional information related to the safety and performance of the CardioGard Cannula during bypass procedures.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Aortic Valve Replacement Device: Aortic Cannulas (CardioGard) Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 71 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Study to Collect Additional Information Related to the Safety and Performance of the CardioGard Cannula
Study Start Date : March 2012
Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Study Completion Date : May 2014
Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: CardioGard Cannula Device: Aortic Cannulas (CardioGard)
Comparison of aortic cannulas during by pass surgery
Active Comparator: Reference Cannula Device: Aortic Cannulas (CardioGard)
Comparison of aortic cannulas during by pass surgery

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. DWI- Diffusion Weighted Imaging [ Time Frame: The outcome measure is assessed in average a week after the surgery ]
    diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DW-MRI)

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. TCD- Transcranial Doppler [ Time Frame: The Outcome measure is assessed during the surgery ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • AVR (Aortic Valve Replacement), AVR+CABG (Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery)
  • Non pregnant female

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindication for open heart surgery under bypass machine
  • Emergency Operation
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01554709

Kerckhoff Klinik
Bad Nauheim, Germany
Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig
Leipzig, Germany
Rambam Health Care Campus
Haifa, Israel, 31096
Insel Hospital
Bern, Switzerland
University Hospital Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
CardioGard Medical Ltd.
Principal Investigator: Gil Bolotin, Dr. Rambam Health Care Campus
More Information

Responsible Party: CardioGard Medical Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01554709     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLN0009
First Posted: March 15, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2014
Last Verified: September 2014

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