As a leader in heart and vascular services, the Heart Institute helps patients gain access to promising new treatments and technologies through participation in clinical research trials. Our experienced team of physicians and nurses work collaboratively to incorporate research findings into the comprehensive care of our cardiac patients.
The goal throughout is to improve the management of heart care and improve patient outcomes.
Since its inception, the Heart Institute has actively participated in the development of important cardiovascular innovations and treatments through the conduct of clinical research trials, including studies related to:
- Advancing technology and the management of coronary disease
- Cardiac, peripheral and carotid stents
- Cholesterol-lowering medications
- Treatment for congestive heart failure
These cutting edge technologies and treatments are available to patients who receive care through the Heart Institute.