Organ Protection by Remote Ischemic Preconditioning for Surgical Treatment of Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease "RIPHeart"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Cardiac surgery is associated with risk of perioperative inflammation and ischemia leading to cerebral and myocardial morbidity and mortality. Ischemic preconditioning by repetitive ischemic episodes at an organ can reduce damage resulting from consecutive prolonged ischemia in that organ. Remote ischemic preconditioning... Trial Stopped: The study was terminated, because it was not possible to recruit enough participants to complete the study until the primary completion date.

Read More →

Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 21 May 2014.

1 Mar 2010 8 Mar 2011 1 Mar 2016 Unavailable 1 May 2014 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


Not available