Evaluation of Zenith® Dissection Endovascular System

Full Title

Evaluation of the Safety and Effectiveness Performance of the Zenith® Dissection Endovascular System in the Treatment of Patients With Aortic Dissection Involving the Descending Thoracic Aorta

Purpose of Study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the endovascular treatment, using the Zenith® TX2® Low Profile Endovascular Graft.  The study will evaluating the endovascular method for placing a graft to treat blunt thoracic aortic injury. 

Sponsor: Cook, Inc.

Local Principal Investigator: Thomas G. Gleason, MD

Division(s)

Research Type

Research Topic

Contact Information

Kristin (Valchar) Konopka, BS
412-647-7271   
valcharka@upmc.edu

Eligibility

Patients diagnosed with a blunt thoracic aortic injury in thethoracic (chest) aorta.

For more information, visit the ClinicalTrials.gov link.