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Optical Tissue Identification for Myocardial Architecture

2019-07-18 10:31:16 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The goal of this study is to test the hypothesis that fiberoptic confocal microscopy (FCM) imaging during repair of common congenital heart defects is a useful adjunct for avoidance of conduction abnormalities.

Description

This is an interventional randomized controlled study to investigate the use of fiberoptic confocal microscopy (FCM) imaging for avoidance of conduction abnormalities during repair of common congenital heart defects. Study results will be compared to a cohort of similar surgical patients following standard surgical procedures where FCM was not used. We will analyze pre-and postoperative ECGs to identify conduction abnormalities.

Study Design

Conditions

Ventricular Septal Defect

Intervention

Fluorescite, Cellvizio 100 Series System with Confocal Miniprobes

Location

Boston Children's Hospital
Boston
Massachusetts
United States
02115

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Boston Children’s Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-07-18T10:31:16-0400

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