Purpose

A prospective, phased-pivotal, international randomized trial to evaluate the effectiveness of the OCS™ Liver to preserve and assess donor livers intended for transplantation.

Conditions

Eligibility

Eligible Ages
Over 18 Years
Eligible Genders
All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

Inclusion Criteria

  • Registered male or female primary Liver transplant candidate
  • Age ≥18 years old
  • Signed: 1) written informed consent document and 2) authorization to use and disclose protected health information

Exclusion Criteria

  • Acute, fulminant liver failure
  • Prior solid organ or bone marrow transplant
  • Chronic use of hemodialysis or diagnosis of chronic renal failure, defined as chronic serum creatinine of >3 mg/dl for >2 weeks and/or requiring hemodialysis
  • Multi-organ transplant
  • Ventilator dependent
  • Dependent on > 1 IV inotrope to maintain hemodynamics

Study Design

Phase
N/A
Study Type
Interventional
Allocation
Randomized
Intervention Model
Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose
Treatment
Masking
None (Open Label)

Arm Groups

ArmDescriptionAssigned Intervention
Experimental
OCS Liver System
OCS Liver System
  • Device: OCS™ Liver System
Other
Control
Standard of care (ice)
  • Other: Control

Recruiting Locations

University of Texas San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas 78249
Contact:
Jillian Woodworth
210-567-9229
woodworthj@uthscsa.edu

More Details

NCT ID
NCT02522871
Status
Recruiting
Sponsor
TransMedics

Study Contact

Waleed H Hassanein, MD
978-552-0901
whassanein@transmedics.com

Notice

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