Penn Heart and Vascular

Clinical Trials at the Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy Program

Clinical Trials

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Zenith® Low Profile AAA Endovascular Graft (ZLP) Study

The objective of the study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Zenith® Low Profile AAA Endovascular Graft. The low profile system is narrower than any other option for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms and can be delivered to some patients via a needle insertion into the femoral artery percutaneously.

Zenith® Fenestrated AAA Endovascular Graft Clinical Study

An assessment of the safety and effectiveness of the Zenith Fenestrated AAA Endovascular Graft in the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) having a short infrarenal aortic neck and aortoiliac aneurysms.

Carotid Artery Disease

CHOICE – Carotid Stenting for High Surgical-Risk Patients; Evaluating Outcomes through the Collection of Clinical Evidence Carotid Stent Post–market Registry

The purpose of this study is to collect data about patients' medical experiences and conditions following treatment of carotid stenosis using a carotid stent system and embolic protection system.

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