Women and Heart Disease

Clinical Trial Finder

Many women with coronary artery disease 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 clinicaltrials.gov, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

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

CT COMPARE: CT COronary Angiography to Measure PlAque REduction

Condition:   Cardiovascular Disease
Interventions:   Drug: Rosuvastatin;   Drug: Atorvastatin
Sponsor:   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Recruiting - verified August 9, 2017

Stress Echocardiography Versus Exercise ECG (ExECG) in Women With Chest Pain

Condition:   Coronary Artery Disease
Interventions:   Procedure: Exercise ECG;   Procedure: Stress Echocardiography
Sponsor:   London North West Healthcare NHS Trust
Recruiting - verified March 2017

Development of a Novel Stress Testing Protocol to Define the Relationship Between Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction and Diastology in Women With Angina But No Evidence of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

Condition:   Microvascular Coronary Dysfunction
Interventions:   Other: Handgrip;   Other: Altitude simulation;   Other: Leg exercise
Sponsor:   Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Recruiting - verified August 2017

Dabigatran Etexilate for Secondary Stroke Prevention in Patients With Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source (RE-SPECT ESUS)

Conditions:   Stroke;   Secondary Prevention
Interventions:   Drug: optional ASA as comedication;   Drug: placebo to ASA;   Drug: placebo to optional ASA as comedication;   Drug: placebo to dabigatran etexilate;   Drug: ASA 100 mg;   Drug: dabigatran etexilate
Sponsor:   Boehringer Ingelheim
Recruiting - verified August 2017

Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) Coronary Vascular Dysfunction

Condition:   Cardiovascular Disease
Intervention:   Procedure: Cardiac MRI
Sponsors:   Cedars-Sinai Medical Center;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI);   University of Florida;   University of Pittsburgh
Active, not recruiting - verified August 2017