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.

Haemodynamics and Function of the Atria in Congenital Heart Disease by Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Conditions:   Coarctation of the Aorta;   Tetralogy of Fallot;   Transposition of the Great Arteries
Sponsor:   University Children's Hospital, Zurich
Active, not recruiting

Impact of Serious Pediatric Illness on Parent and Sibling Health

Conditions:   Family Members of: Newborns Extremely Premature;   Family Members of: New Pediatric Oncology Patients;   Family Members of: Critical Congenital Heart Defect Patients;   Family Members of: Children Severe Neurological Impairment
Sponsors:   Children's Hospital of Philadelphia;   Cigna Foundation
Enrolling by invitation

Optical Tissue Identification for Myocardial Architecture

Conditions:   Ventricular Septal Defect;   Complete Atrioventricular Canal;   Tetralogy of Fallot With Pulmonary Stenosis
Interventions:   Drug: Fluorescite;   Device: Cellvizio 100 Series System with Confocal Miniprobes
Sponsors:   Aditya Kaza;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Not yet recruiting

Left Ventricular Dysfunction Post-surgical Patent Ductus Arteriosus Ligation in Children: Predictor Factors Analysis

Condition:   Congenital Heart Disease in Children
Sponsor:   South Valley University

Evaluating Dysphagia in Neonates With CHD

Condition:   Dysphagia of Newborn
Sponsor:   Advocate Health Care

Ventricular Volume as Assessed by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance

Condition:   Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyophathy (ARVC)
Sponsor:   The Hospital for Sick Children

Study of Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome

Conditions:   Abnormalities;   Inborn Errors of Metabolism;   Mental Retardation;   Muscle Hypotonia;   Smith Lemli Opitz Syndrome
Sponsor:   Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Validation of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Sequences in Patients With Single Ventricles

Condition:   Single-ventricle
Interventions:   Diagnostic Test: Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging;   Diagnostic Test: Blood draw for hematocrit and heart failure biomarkers;   Diagnostic Test: Cardiopulmonary exercise test;   Diagnostic Test: Exhalomics;   Diagnostic Test: Quality of life questionnaire
Sponsor:   Barbara Burkhardt
Not yet recruiting

CardioSmart Points

Log in to Check Your Balance
and Go Shopping

Learn how to earn more CardioSmart Points