Angiographic and Psychosocial Evaluation of Peripartum vs. Non Peripartum Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD


About this study

The purpose of this study is to determine differences in clinical and imaging presentation, in-hospital management and prognosis in peri-partum and non-peri-partum SCAD patients.


Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female adults, 18 years of age and older;
  • Voluntary participation;
  • History of confirmed SCAD;
  • Ability to read English;
  • Ability to access online consent and questionnaire.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Female adults, < age 18.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Marysia Tweet, M.D.

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