Interventional Radiology Research

“Peripheral Registry of Endovascular Clinical Outcomes (PRIME Research Registry)” (Protocol #15-27-H-06)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel of your lower extremities? We are conducting a research study to gather information on treating this condition.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 for any questions or additional information.


“Multicenter, Observational, Post-Market, Real-World Study to Assess Outcomes of Patients Treated with the AFX System Compared to Other EVAR Devices for Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair; LEOPARD: Looking at EVAR Outcomes by Primary Analysis of Randomized Data ” (Endologix CP-0011) (Protocol #15-28-H-06)

Did your doctor determine that the best treatment for your vessel(s) aneurysm is with an endovascular device(s)? We are conducting a research study to gather information on treating this condition.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 for any questions or additional information.


“Post-Approval Study of the GORE® VIABAHN® Endoprosthesis for the Treatment of In-Stent Restenosis in the Superficial Femoral Artery” (W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. ISR 14-04) (Protocol #15-50-H-12)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel of your lower extremities?

We are conducting a research study to gather information on treating this condition.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 for any questions or future information.


“A RandomIzed Trial CoMParing the ELUVIA™ DRug-eluTing Stent Versus Zilver® PTX® Stent for Treatment of SuperficiAL Femoral and/or Proximal Popliteal Arteries” (Protocol #16-01-H-01)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel of your lower extremities? We are conducting a research study to gather information on treating this condition.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 for any questions or additional information.


“An International, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase 3 Trial Investigating the Efficacy and Safety of Rivaroxaban to Reduce the Risk of Major Thrombotic Vascular Events in Patients with Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease Undergoing Lower Extremity Revascularization Procedures” (Bayer Healthcare BAY 59-7939) (Protocol #16-09-H-02:)

After certain interventional procedures done on the blood vessels, your physician may choose to use blood thinners. We are doing a study to compare two types of blood thinners, Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) and Aspirin.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 for any questions or future information.


“ARCHYTAS: AAA Registry: Clinical Outcomes of Highly Angulated AnatomY Treated with the AorfixTM Stent Graft” (Lombard Medical) (Protocol #16-24-H-03)

Have you been diagnosed with an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) that your doctor has decided to treat with an endovascular device? If so, we are currently conducting a data collection study for this type of device.

If you are interested in taking part in this research study, please contact Sarrah Val at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 59118 or Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 for any questions or additional information.


“Carotid Revascularization and Medical Management for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis Trial (CREST-2)” (Protocol #15-25-H-06)

Do you have narrowing in your carotid artery? The Interventional Radiology Department at MSMC is currently recruiting patients with narrowing in their carotid artery without stroke or stroke warning signs (TIA or mini-strokes) caused by that artery for a research study.

CREST-2 is comparing intensive medical management alone to intensive medical management used in combination with a procedure to remove plaque buildup from the carotid artery of the neck.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425 or Sarrah Val (305) 674-2121 Ext. 59118 for any questions or additional information.


A Prospective, Multicenter, Single-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial Comparing the Lutonix® Drug Coated Balloon vs Standard Balloon Angioplasty for Treatment of Femoropopliteal In-Stent Restenosis (Protocol #14-08-H-02)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel in your legs after getting a stent (a metal tube to keep your blood vessels open) placed?

If you are feeling pain when you walk, one of the blood vessels in your leg may have a significant blockage in a previously placed stent. We are conducting a research study to treat these types of blockages.

If you are interested in taking part in a research study to treat these types of blockages, please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext 50425 for any questions or further information.


LIBERTY 360°: Prospective, Observational, Multi-Center Clinical Study to Evaluate Acute and Long Term Clinical and Economic Outcomes of Endovascular Device Intervention in Patients with Distal Outflow Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) (Protocol #14-39-H-07)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel in your legs and/or feet?

If you are feeling pain when you walk and/or have skin ulcers or sores, one of the blood vessels in your leg may have a significant narrowing or blockage.  We are conducting a research study to treat this condition.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext 50425 for any questions or further information.


Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment (GREAT) Outcomes Evaluation (Protocol #13-16-H-05)

Did your doctor determine that the best treatment for your blood vessel(s) is with an endovascular device?  We are conducting a research that collects information on the clinical outcomes of patients that have been treated with endovascular devices.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at 305 674-2121 Extension 50425 for any questions or further information.


“Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of the Flexstent® Femoro-Popliteal Self Expanding Stent System” (Protocol #11-41-H-08)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel in your legs?

One of your blood vessels in your leg may have a significant narrowing or blockage that may cause numbness and pain of the affected leg. If you are interested in taking part in a research study to treat these types of blockages and you qualify, you will receive:

  • Study-related Physical Examinations
  • Study-related Office Visits

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at 305 674-2121 Extension 50425 for any questions or further information.


“ACE – An Aneuryms Coiling Efficiency Study of the Penumbra Coil 400 System”(Protocol #12-43-H-07)

Are you going to be treated for an enlargement of a blood vessel resulting from a weakening of the vessel wall? The Interventional Radiology Department is conducting a research study to gather information on treating this condition.

Please contact Nancy Cabrera at 305 674-2121 Extension 50425 for any questions or further information.


“A Prospective, Multicenter, Single-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial Comparing the Lutonix Drug Coated Balloon vs. Standard Balloon Angioplasty for Treatment of Below-the-Knee (BTK) Arteries” (Lutonix, Inc. CL0005-01) (Protocol #14-57-H-11)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel in your legs below the knee?  If you are feeling pain when you walk, one of your blood vessels in your leg may have a significant narrowing or blockage.  We are conducting a research study to treat these blockages.

If you are interested in taking part in this research study, please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121, Extension 50425 for any questions or further information.


 

“A Prospective, Multi-Center, Non-Randomized, Single-Arm Study of the BARD® LIFESTREAM™ Balloon Expandable Vascular Covered Stent in the Treatment of Iliac Artery Occlusive Disease (BOLSTER)” (Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc. BPV-12-001) (Protocol #14-58-H-11)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel of your lower abdomen?  We are conducting a research study to treat these blockages.

If you are interested in taking part in this research study, please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121, Extension 50425 for any questions or further information.


 

“CONTINuous Infra-Inguinal Stenting Using the Bard® LifeStent® VascUlar Stent SysteMs” (“CONTINUUM”) (Protocol #14-59-H-11)

Have you been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel of your lower extremities?  We are conducting a research study to gather information on the treatment of this condition.

If you are interested in taking part in this research study, please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121, Extension 50425 for any questions or further information.


 

Atherectomy By Laser Ablation with Turbo-Elite (ABLATE) (Protocol #15-15-H-02)

Have you ever been diagnosed with a blockage of a blood vessel of your lower extremeties?  We are conducting a research study to treat the blockages.

If you have any questions about this research study or would like additional information, please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425


 

COOK IVC Filter Study (Protocol # 15-17-H-03)

Have you ever been diagnosed with clotting in a blood vessel in your lower extremities?  We are conducting a research study to gather information about the best method to prevent blood clots from traveling to the lungs, caused by clotting in the lower extremities.

If you have any questions about this research study or would like additional information, please contact Nancy Cabrera at (305) 674-2121 Ext. 50425.