LAAOS II (Ongoing)
Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Study
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Pilot study completed (single centre); LAAOS I will evaluate surgical left atrial occlusion in patients undergoing cardiac surgery requiring cardiopulmonary bypass and are at elevated risk of atrial fibrillation and stroke; the study will test feasibility for a large scale trial aimed at reducing stroke rates in CAD patients at high- risk for stroke.
Study Design: Multicenter, open label, randomized controlled study of surgical left atrial occlusion.
Intervention: Surgical left atrial occlusion in patients undergoing cardiac surgery.
Length of Study: 1 year
# of Patients: 80
Patient Populations: Coronary artery disease patients undergoing CABG.
Available upon study completion.
Main Publications (for a full listing of publications, please visit the 'Media and Publications' section)
Not available at this time.