Find NHLBI Clinical Trials

Search selected NHLBI-supported clinical trials and observational studies by condition, location, or age group. You can also view the complete list of NHLBI-funded studies at ClinicalTrials.gov.

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Have you had a heart attack, and do you want to help improve strategies for blood transfusion? The study is comparing two strategies for blood transfusions in heart attack patients who have anemia—whether to give a blood transfusion when the hemoglobin level is less than 10 g/dL, or to give blood only when the blood count is below 8 g/dL. To participate in this study, you must be at least 18 years old, have anemia, and be hospitalized for a heart attack. The study is located in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Adult, Older Adult
Recruiting
Tennessee
Are you between 16 and 20 years old and willing to answer questions about managing your sickle cell disease? This study is investigating the care and quality of life of patients who have sickle cell disease as they transition from pediatric to adult care. To participate in this study, you must be between 16 and 20 years old and be a patient of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This study is located in Memphis, Tennessee.
Child, Adult
Recruiting
Do you or your child have sickle cell disease and also have an interest in contributing to long-term data collection? This study is monitoring patients and collecting biological samples from patients who have sickle cell disease to better understand long-term outcomes. Participants can be any age and must have sickle cell disease. This study is located in six sites in Illinois, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Tennessee.
All Ages
Recruiting
Tennessee
Does your child have sickle cell disease or β0-thalassemia? This study is using surveys and interviews to assess various attributes in parents of children with sickle cell disease. Specifically, the researchers are looking at their knowledge of genetics and genomics, their trust in healthcare providers and researchers, and their attitudes toward and expectations of clinical research. To participate, your child must be at least a year old. This study takes place in Memphis, Tennessee.
All Ages
Accepting Healthy Volunteers
Recruiting
Are you an adult with sickle cell disease who’s recently had a vaso-occlusive episode? This study investigates better ways for emergency departments (EDs) to manage vaso-occlusive episodes, or pain crises, in people with sickle cell disease. This study is incorporating “Individualized Pain Plans” into patients’ electronic health records to allow for faster and more accurate treatment in the ED. To participate in this study, you must be between the ages of 18 and 45 and have sickle cell disease. You must also have had at least one visit to a participating ED in the past 90 days due to pain from a vaso-occlusive episode and at least one visit at the study site sickle cell disease clinic within the past 12 months. This study takes place in multiple locations in the United States.
Adult
Accepting Healthy Volunteers
Recruiting
Alabama
Illinois
Tennessee
Do you or your child have sickle cell disease? This study aims to develop a mathematical equation to estimate the functioning of the kidneys in children and adults with sickle cell disease. To participate in this study, you or your child must be between 5 and 50 years old. This study takes place in Birmingham, Alabama; Chicago, Illinois; and Memphis, Tennessee.
Child, Adult
Accepting Healthy Volunteers
Recruiting
Illinois
North Carolina
Tennessee
Are you an adult with sickle cell disease who doesn't experience pain episodes? This study uses machine learning to identify sickle cell disease patients who may be at increased risk of chronic kidney disease. To participate in this study, you must be between 18 and 65 years old with sickle cell disease and not experiencing any painful episodes. This study takes place in Chicago, Illinois, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and Memphis, Tennessee.
Adult, Older Adult