The Vest Prevention of Early Sudden Death Trial (VEST) and VEST Registry

ID Number R-12-114

Principal Investigator(s)
Emad Aziz

Department(s) or Division(s)
Cardiology

Description

The purpose of this study is to find out whether wearing a defibrillator (a device that can shock or give an electric current to the heart and bring it back to a normal rhythm) can prevent death from an abnormal heart rhythm in the three months after a heart attack.  



Contact Information
Ammy Alburo
aalburo@chpnet.org

Recruiting Patients: Yes