Clinical Risk Factors for Primary Graft Dysfunction

Status: Recruiting
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Study Type: Observational
SUMMARY

Primary graft dysfunction (PGD) is a severe lung complication that can occur in the days after lung transplant surgery. This study will analyze blood samples to determine if high levels of certain chemicals may increase the risk of developing PGD after a lung transplant.

Eligibility
Participation Requirements
Sex: All
Minimum Age: 13
Maximum Age: 68
Healthy Volunteers: No
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• Undergoing lung or combined heart and lung transplantation

Locations
United States
Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
Recruiting
Philadelphia
Contact Information
Primary
E.J. Demissie, MSN
215-573-4767
Time Frame
Start Date: December 2007
Estimated Completion Date: June 2023
Participants
Target number of participants: 1150
Related Therapeutic Areas
Sponsors
Collaborators: University of Michigan, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), University of Chicago, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Pittsburgh, Columbia University, Vanderbilt University, Stanford University, Duke University, Johns Hopkins University
Leads: University of Pennsylvania

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