Clinical Area Humanitarian Devices
Humanitarian Device JOSTENT
Purpose of Research This device is FDA approved for emergent and compassionate uses. It can be deployed in a dissected vessel to save a patients’ life. Certain criteria must be met if the device is to be used for humanitarian purposes; or the device can be used in emergent situations. The Joint Investigational Review Board must review each use of this device.
Participant Description Treatment for emergency vessel dissection.
Physician Contact Michael Reed, MD
Coordinator Contact Kelli Hoffman, RN
Study Status Active