Congenital Heart Defects

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with congenital heart defects are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Validation of a Novel Oxygen Consumption Measurement Technique in Neonates

Conditions:   Neonatal Respiratory Failure;   Congenital Heart Defect
Intervention:   Device: Measurement of oxygen consumption and caloric expenditure
Sponsors:   Boston Children’s Hospital;   Innovision
Recruiting - verified July 2017

L-citrulline for Prevention of Sequelae of Acute Lung Injury in Pediatrics Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass for Heart Defects

Condition:   Acute Lung Injury
Interventions:   Drug: L-citrulline;   Other: Placebo
Sponsor:   Asklepion Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Recruiting - verified September 2016

Start-to-Sport - Home-based Exercise for Adolescents and Adults With Congenital Heart Disease

Condition:   Congenital Heart Defect
Intervention:   Behavioral: home-based exercise training
Sponsor:   Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2017

The Genetic Basis of Congenital Heart Disease in Africa

Conditions:   Congenital Heart Disease;   Heart Disease
Sponsors:   National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI);   University of Lagos, Nigeria;   Uganda Heart Institute, Kampala, Uganda
Recruiting - verified June 26, 2017

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