DCD Heart CAP (Heart Transplant) - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about a new device that can preserve donor hearts before they are transplanted into a person.

We also want to see if hearts obtained from donors after circulatory death can be successfully transplanted.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Heart Transplantation

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults who are heart transplant candidates

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you agree to be in this study you will :
-Get 1 of 2 hearts (whichever one becomes available first):
---A Conventional heart that has been stored on ice OR
---A heart from a donor that has been maintained on the study device

Study Details

Full Title
The Portable Organ Care System (OCS) Heart For Resuscitation, Preservation and Assessment of Hearts from Donors after Circulatory Death Continued Access Protocol (OCS DCD Heart CAP)
Principal Investigator
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00107218
NCT: NCT04615182
Phase N/A
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center