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Heart Disease Clinical Trials

A listing of Heart Disease medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (7) clinical trials

The Preventive Efficacy of Carvedilol on Cardiac Dysfunction in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

The life span in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy has been extending due to the development of artificial respiratory devices. According to that, the ratio of cardiac dysfunction as a cause of death has been increasing. This cardiac dysfunction was associated with minor cardiac damage as indicated by elevation of ...

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Testosterone Therapy on Angina Threshold and Atheroma in Patients With Chronic Stable Angina

In the past 4 years the investigators' research group has completed 2 studies on the effect of testosterone therapy on exercise induced coronary ischaemia (clinically manifest as angina pectoris). We, the investigators at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, have shown that testosterone replacement therapy improved exercise duration on the treadmill and prolonged ...

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Impact of Exercise Training on Endothelial Function in CAD

A total of 20 patients with stable coronary artery disease are prospectively randomized to 4 weeks of exercise training or sedentary lifestyle. Endothelial function of the radial artery is determined by a high-resolution A-mode ultrasound.

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Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB) Pumps and Blood Activation

Blood activation induced by cardiopulmonary bypass may compromise the postoperative outcome. The goal of this study is to compare blood activation induced by cardiopulmonary bypass performed with centrifugal pump or roller pump in patients undergoing coronary artery surgery.

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Processing and Effects of Cannabis

In Europe, cannabis is the most illicit used drug, mainly for its psychoactive properties (becoming "high" or "stoned"). The active compound in cannabis is THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). In recent years the strength of cannabis (marihuana) available on the market in the Netherland has increased (especially "netherweed"). The THC-content has increased from ...

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Weight Loss Effects on Heart and Blood Vessel Function in Obesity

Obesity is a growing epidemic and is associated with an increased risk of heart attack and stroke. The investigators know that obesity leads to abnormalities in how the blood vessels and the heart function and that these abnormalities are an important cause of this increased risk in obese individuals. While ...

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Within Subject Variability Study of ER Torsemide 20 mg Tablet in Healthy Subjects

Immediate Release (IR) Torsemide is a highly effective natriuretic drug but its short duration of action is a major drawback, which allows significant post-dose sodium retention, and as consequence, limits salt loss in patients with heart failure, unless dietary salt intake is severely restricted. Extended Release (ER) torsemide is being ...

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