Donors After Circulatory Death Heart Trial

Trial ID or NCT#



not recruiting iconNOT RECRUITING


To evaluate the effectiveness of the OCS Heart System to resuscitate, preserve and assess hearts donated after circulatory death for transplantation to increase the pool of donor hearts available for transplantation.

Official Title

Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of The Portable Organ Care System (OCS™) Heart For Resuscitation, Preservation and Assessment of Hearts From Donors After Circulatory Death (DCD Heart Trial)

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No


Yasuhiro Shudo, MD, PhD
Yasuhiro Shudo, MD, PhD
Cardiothoracic surgeon, Cardiac surgeon, Cardiovascular surgeon, Lung transplant surgeon
Clinical Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery