Offered by: Nemours
Location: Delaware Valley
Fontan Udenafil Exercise Longitudinal Assessment Trial (FUEL)
What is the trial about?
The purpose of this research study is to learn whether children who have had the Fontan operation can improve their ability to exercise by taking a medicine called Udenafil.
Who can participate?
Patients 12-18 years of age who have had a Fontan surgery are eligible.
What is involved?
There will be 4 in-person study visits and about 10 brief phone calls over 6-9 months.
A brief exam and questionnaires are completed at every visit. A blood collection, endopat test, echocardiogram, exercise test with ECG and lung function assessment are done at the first and last visit. Patients are assigned to the study medication at the first visit.
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Trial Name: Fontan Udenafil Exercise Longitudinal Assessment Trial (FUEL)