Last updated on November 2017

Need a Cardiac Stent?

Brief description of study

Need a Cardiac Stent?

Detailed Study Description

A clinical study of the TAXUS® Liberté® Paclitaxel-Eluting Coronary Stent System which was previously approved by the FDA.

Patient Inclusion Criteria:

  • >years of age
  • Patients that need a stent in the coronary arteries

Patient Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cannot receive the protocol required dual antiplatelet therapy
  • Currently taking warfarin or similar anticoagulant therapy
  • Women that are pregnant
  • Planned surgery necessitating discontinuance of antiplatelet therapy within the 30-month following enrollment
  • Current medical condition with a life expectancy of less that 3 years
  • Unable to give consent
  • Experienced a prior transient ischemic attack (TIA) or a prior stroke
  • Requires chronic daily use (greater that 2 consecutive weeks) of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) with the exception of aspirin
  • Active pathological bleeding (such as peptic ulcer of intracranial hemorrhage)

Clinical Study Identifier: TX1100

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Paul Koros, RN

NEA Baptist Clinic Clinical Research Center
Jonesboro, AR USA