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.


Conditions:   Coronary Artery Disease;   Left Ventricular Dysfunction;   Sudden Cardiac Death
Sponsors:   Brigham and Women's Hospital;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI);   Abbott Medical Devices;   Northwestern University;   Roche Diagnostics;   Quintiles, Inc.
Active, not recruiting

Insulin Resistance and Atherosclerosis in Women With Lupus

Conditions:   Systemic Lupus Erythematosus;   Insulin Resistance;   Atherosclerosis
Sponsor:   National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

Diagnostic Imaging Strategies for Patients With Stable Chest Pain and Intermediate Risk of Coronary Artery Disease

Condition:   Coronary Artery Disease
Interventions:   Procedure: Computed tomography angiography (cardiac CT);   Procedure: Invasive coronary angiography (ICA)
Sponsor:   Charite University, Berlin, Germany
Active, not recruiting

A Single Center Diagnostic, Cross-sectional Study of Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction

Conditions:   Coronary Microvascular Disease;   Ischemic Heart Disease;   Myocardial Ischemia
Intervention:   Diagnostic Test: Diagnostic Coronary Angiography with Non-Obstructive CAD
Sponsor:   NYU Langone Health

Study to Evaluate the Effect of Nicotinamide Riboside on Immunity

Conditions:   Atherosclerosis;   Diabetes;   Coronary Artery Disease
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Nicotinamide riboside (NR);   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Effect of Evolocumab in Patients at High Cardiovascular Risk Without Prior Myocardial Infarction or Stroke

Condition:   Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)
Interventions:   Drug: Evolocumab;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Amgen

Stress CMR Perfusion Imaging in the United States (SPINS) Study

Condition:   Myocardial Ischemia
Intervention:   Diagnostic Test: Stress cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) perfusion imaging
Sponsors:   Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance;   Siemens Healthcare;   Bayer
Active, not recruiting

Effect of Dietary Protein and Energy Restriction in the Improvement of Insulin Resistance in Subjects With Obesity

Conditions:   Obesity;   Insulin Resistance
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Normoprotein diet with animal protein;   Dietary Supplement: Normoprotein diet with vegetable protein;   Dietary Supplement: High-protein diet with animal protein;   Dietary Supplement: High-protein diet with vegetable protein
Sponsor:   Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran

Evaluation of Treatment Strategies for Severe CaLcIfic Coronary Arteries: Orbital Atherectomy vs. Conventional Angioplasty Technique Prior to Implantation of Drug-Eluting StEnts: The ECLIPSE Trial

Conditions:   Coronary Artery Disease;   Ischemic Heart Disease;   Non ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Interventions:   Device: Orbital Atherectomy;   Device: Balloon
Sponsors:   Cardiovascular Systems Inc;   Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York

Post-authorization Safety Study on the Long Term Safety of Sonidegib in Patients With Locally Advanced Cell Carcinoma

Condition:   Basal Cell Carcinoma
Intervention:   Drug: sonidegib
Sponsor:   Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited