Carolinas HealthCare System

Research and Clinical Trials

Title  
DREAM-HF
Brief Description  
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a single cardiac catheterization involving transendocardial delivery of allogeneic cells in improving clinical outcomes, preventing cardiac remodeling, and increasing exercise capacity in patients with chronic heart failure due to LV systolic dysfunction who have received optimal medical therapy.
Who may be Eligible  
Patients with chronic heart failure (HF) due to left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction of either ischemic or non-ischemic etiology are eligible for enrollment, provided they meet all additional entry criteria. Additional entry criteria include, but are not limited to, age between 18-80 years of age, on stable doses of heart failure medical therapies, and is not a candidate for either percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or coronary artery bypass graft (CABG).
Start Date  
04/15/2015
IRB Number  
04-15-07B
Principal Investigator  
Mishkin, Joseph
Contact Name  
Connie

For More Information, Contact   Connie  Dellinger , RN
Phone:  (704) 355-4797  Fax:  (704) 355-7264 
Email:  SHVIClinicalResearch@carolinashealthcare.org
Address:  1001 Blythe Blvd., MCP M-201
Charlotte, NC 28203
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