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Overview

Research Study Summary

Scleroderma and Pulmonary Hypertension (PHT) - Adults

Purpose

People with scleroderma and early PHT are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by North Shore-LIJ Health System.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

  • Are at least 18 years of age
  • Have been diagnosis with scleroderma and pulmonary hypertension

You may not participate in this study if you:

  • Have been previously diagnosed with PHT and treated for more than 6 months
  • Have severe interstitial lung disease (a variety of diseases involving the lung tissue),
  • Pulmonary thrombotic disease (blood clots in the lung),
  • Heart failure (heart loses its ability to efficiently pump blood throughout the body),
  • Cardiomyopathy (disease of the heart muscle),
  • History of coronary artery disease(A narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries) or
  • Other cardio-pulmonary problems (Relating to the heart and lungs.)
To Learn more

CW ID: 120729
Date Last Changed: July 25, 2013

Clinical Trial Snapshot

Gender
Both Male and Female
Age
18 and up
Overall Status
Recruiting
Facility Type
N/A

Contact

Michelle Kong, Study Coordinator
Biomedical Research Alliance of New York
NS-LIJ Health Systems
Division of Rheumatology & Allergy-Clinical Immunology
2800 Marcus Ave, Suite 200
Lake Success, NY 11042
Phone: 516-708-2557
Fax: 516-708-2574

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Research Center Information: Biomedical Research Alliance of New York

If you would like to learn more about participating in this research study, please email the trial contact using the form below.

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