Current Studies - Cardiovascular

Cardiac bypass patient volunteers needed (IRB# 38065)

Status: Active

 

Investigators:

  • Lawrence Sinoway, M.D., Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute

 

Description:

Cardiac bypass patient volunteers are needed for a research study determining the effects of different types of exercise training following cardiac bypass surgery.

 

Eligibility:

Cardiac bypass volunteers

  • 21 - 79 years old
  • Non-smoker
  • Not pregnant

 

Additional Study Details:

Volunteers will

  • Participate in one of four exercise programs after bypass surgery (one program is no exercise)
  • Attend six visits to the medical center for physiological testing

Compensation is provided.

 

Locations:

Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute

 

Contacts:

Study director: Lawrence Sinoway, M.D., Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute

Contact: Cheryl Blaha at 717-531-1605

               Jessica Mast at 717-531-1617

Toll free: 1-800-585-9585

To view the flier click here.

 

 

Categories:

  • Cardiac bypass patients