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MITRAFIT- Cardinal Adjustable Mitral Repair Follow-up International Postmarketing Surveillance (PMS)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2012 by Valtech Cardio Ltd.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Valtech Cardio Ltd Identifier:
First received: June 7, 2012
Last updated: June 10, 2012
Last verified: June 2012

This Study is designed to observe the clinical outcomes of patients requiring mitral repair that were treated with the CE certified Cardinal System.

Mitral Regurgitation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: MITRAFIT Cardinal Adjustable Mitral Repair Follow-up International Postmarketing Surveillance (PMS)

Further study details as provided by Valtech Cardio Ltd:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • • Ability of the Cardinal ring to reduce mitral valve regurgitation [ Time Frame: 30 day ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • • Percentage of patients in whom the size of the ring is adjusted [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • • Technical feasibility of adjustment. [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    The ability of the surgeon to adjust the Cardinal ring when required, will be measured on a scale of 1-3 (1- successfull, 3- unsuccessful)

  • • The occurrence of serious device related adverse events in all patients. [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 45
Study Start Date: May 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients who are candidate for mitral valve repair, with our without concomitant procedures.


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age > 18 years
  • Patient is a candidate for mitral valve repair, with our without concomitant procedures.
  • Subject is willing to give informed consent for collection of his/her clinical data.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Severe organic lesions with retracted chordae
  • Congenital malformations with lack of valvular tissue
  • Severe valvular calcifications
  • Evolving bacterial endocarditis
  • Known Sensitivity to Nickel or Chromium
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01617720

Contact: Francesco Maisano, Dr. 39-02-26437111

SANA Herzchirurgie Recruiting
Stuttgart, Germany, 70174
Contact: Markus Czesla, Dr. MD         
Hospital San Rafaele Recruiting
Milan, Italy, 20132
Contact: Francesco Maisano, Dr. MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Valtech Cardio Ltd
Principal Investigator: Ottavio Alfieri, Prof, MD Hospital San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
Principal Investigator: Nicolas Doll, Prof, MD SANA Herzchirurgie Stuttgart , Germany
Principal Investigator: Ehud Raanani, Prof, MD Sheba medical center, Israel
Principal Investigator: Patrik Nataf, Prof, MD Bichat Hospital, Paris, France
Principal Investigator: Volkmar Falk, Prof, MD Zurich University, Zurich, Switzerland
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Valtech Cardio Ltd Identifier: NCT01617720     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: VC1-2
Study First Received: June 7, 2012
Last Updated: June 10, 2012
Health Authority: Germany: Ethics Commission

Keywords provided by Valtech Cardio Ltd:
mitral regurgitation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Heart Valve Diseases processed this record on November 23, 2014