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LAAOS III (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.

 


Presentations

Available upon study completion.


Main Publications (for a full listing of publications, please visit the 'Media and Publications' section)

Not available at this time.

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