PORTICO Study

Full Title

Portico Re-sheathable Transcatheter Aortic Valve System US IDE Trial (PORTICO)

Purpose of Study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the new SJM Portico Transcatheter Heart Valve and delivery systems.  

Sponsor: St. Jude Medical

Local Principal Investigators: Thomas G. Gleason, MD and Joon Sup Lee, MD

Division(s)

Research Type

Contact Information

Melissa Enlow, RN, MSN
412-647-1582
enlowms@upmc.edu

Eligibility

Patients diagnosed with aortic stenosis who have be a high or extreme risk candidate for aortic heart valve replacement through open heart surgery.

For more information, visit the ClinicalTrials.gov link.