Women and Coronary Artery 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 Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Pethidine Versus Nitrous Oxide for Pain Relief During Labor

Condition:   Labor Pain
Interventions:   Drug: IV Meperidine;   Drug: Nitrous Oxide
Sponsor:   HaEmek Medical Center, Israel
Not yet recruiting - verified May 2016

The Impact of Text Messaging on Medication Adherence and Exercise Regimen Among Post-myocardial Infarction Patients

Condition:   Myocardial Infarction
Interventions:   Behavioral: Text message reminder for medication adherence;   Behavioral: Text message reminder for exercise regimen
Sponsors:   Brigham and Women's Hospital;   University of Waterloo
Completed - verified May 2016

A Study of the ReCor Medical Paradise System in Clinical Hypertension

Conditions:   Hypertension;   Vascular Diseases
Interventions:   Device: The Paradise® Renal Denervation Ultrasound System;   Device: Sham Procedure
Sponsor:   ReCor Medical, Inc.
Recruiting - verified March 2016

Effects of Tart Cherry and Aroniaberry Supplementation on Endothelial Function and Cardiovascular Measures in Healthy Older Adults: Interactions With Genotype and Proteome

Conditions:   Cardiovascular Disease;   Coronary Heart Disease;   Aging
Intervention:  
Sponsor:   National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
Recruiting - verified May 2016

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
Recruiting - verified May 2016

PLATINUM Diversity

Conditions:   Atherosclerosis;   Coronary Artery Disease
Intervention:   Device: Percutaneous coronary intervention (Promus PREMIER)
Sponsor:   Boston Scientific Corporation
Active, not recruiting - verified May 2016

MOMENTUM 3 IDE Clinical Study Protocol

Condition:   Advanced Refractory Left Ventricular Heart Failure
Interventions:   Device: HeartMate 3 LVAS;   Device: HeartMate II LVAS
Sponsors:   Thoratec Corporation;   St. Jude Medical
Recruiting - verified May 2016

GS-4997 in Adults With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Condition:   Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Interventions:   Drug: GS-4997;   Drug: Placebo to match GS-4997
Sponsor:   Gilead Sciences
Active, not recruiting - verified May 2016

Analgesic Efficacy of Two Concentrations of Bupivacaine in Women in Labor

Condition:   Obstetric Pain
Intervention:   Drug: bupivacaine
Sponsors:   Coordinación de Investigación en Salud, Mexico;   Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
Completed - verified May 2016

Clinical Trial in Patients With Hypertension and Left Ventricular Dysfunction

Conditions:   Hypertension;   Cardiac Arrhythmias;   Diabetes Mellitus;   Renal Insufficiency;   Sleep Apnea
Intervention:  
Sponsor:   Elpen Pharmaceutical Co. Inc.
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Best Endovascular vs. Best Surgical Therapy in Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia

Condition:   Critical Limb Ischemia
Interventions:   Procedure: Open surgical revascularization;   Device: Endovascular revascularization
Sponsors:   New England Research Institutes;   Brigham and Women's Hospital;   Massachusetts General Hospital;   Boston Medical Center;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Recruiting - verified March 2016

Effects of Oral Sildenafil on Mortality in Adults With PAH

Condition:   Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Interventions:   Drug: sildenafil citrate;   Drug: sildenafil citrate;   Drug: sildenafil citrate
Sponsor:   Pfizer
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Levosimendan in Patients With Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction Undergoing Cardiac Surgery On Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Conditions:   Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting;   Mitral Valve Surgery;   Low Cardiac Output Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Levosimendan;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Tenax Therapeutics, Inc.
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Beraprost-314d Added-on to Tyvaso® (BEAT)

Condition:   Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Interventions:   Drug: Beraprost Sodium 314d Modified Release Tablets;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Lung Biotechnology PBC
Recruiting - verified March 2016

Doxycycline Treatment to Prevent Progressive Coronary Artery Dilation in Children With Kawasaki Disease

Conditions:   Kawasaki Disease;   Coronary Aneurysm
Interventions:   Drug: Doxycycline;   Drug: Standard care
Sponsor:   Hawaii Pacific Health
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Prospective Characterization of the Heart, Aorta and Blood Pressure in Turner Syndrome. Association With Aortic Dissection.

Conditions:   Turner Syndrome;   Aortic Aneurysm;   Ischemic Heart Disease;   Hypertension;   Congenital Heart Defect
Intervention:  
Sponsor:   University of Aarhus
Active, not recruiting - verified June 2015

X-chromosome Inactivation, Epigenetics and the Transcriptome

Conditions:   Turner Syndrome;   Klinefelter Syndrome;   Triple X Syndrome;   47 XYY Syndrome;   Aortic Aneurysm
Intervention:  
Sponsors:   University of Aarhus;   Lundbeck Foundation;   The Korning Foundation Denmark;   AP Moeller Foundation
Completed - verified June 2015

Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial

Condition:   Cardiovascular Disease
Interventions:   Drug: Methotrexate;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsors:   Brigham and Women's Hospital;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Recruiting - verified May 2016

International Study of Comparative Health Effectiveness With Medical and Invasive Approaches (ISCHEMIA)

Conditions:   Cardiovascular Diseases;   Coronary Disease;   Coronary Artery Disease;   Heart Diseases;   Myocardial Ischemia
Interventions:   Procedure: cardiac catheterization;   Procedure: coronary artery bypass graft surgery;   Procedure: percutaneous coronary intervention;   Behavioral: Lifestyle;   Drug: Medication
Sponsors:   New York University School of Medicine;   New York University;   Stanford University;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI);   Albany Stratton VA Medical Center;   Cedars-Sinai Medical Center;   Columbia University;   Duke University;   East Carolina University;   Emory University;   Harvard University;   Massachusetts General Hospital;   Montreal Heart Institute;   University of British Columbia;   University of Missouri, Kansas City;   Vanderbilt University
Recruiting - verified May 2016

The "Virtual" Multicenter Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) Registry

Conditions:   Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection;   SCAD
Intervention:  
Sponsor:   Mayo Clinic
Recruiting - verified May 2016

International Survey of Acute Coronary Syndromes in Transitional Countries

Conditions:   Acute Coronary Syndrome;   Unstable Angina Pectoris;   Myocardial Infarction;   Coronary Disease
Intervention:  
Sponsor:   University of Bologna
Recruiting - verified May 2016

Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Prevention

Condition:   Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Intervention:   Drug: Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Sponsors:   University of Michigan;   Arthritis Foundation
Completed - verified May 2016