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.
Who Can Participate in the Study?
Adults who are heart transplant candidates
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