People with being Acute DeBakey Type I Dissection are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by Montefiore Medical Center.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

• Are at least ≥18 years of age or ≤80 years of age
• Have Acute DeBakey type I dissection
• Have a presence of malperfusion

You may not participate in this study if you:

• Are unwilling to accept blood transfusions
• Have coronary malperfusion
• Have a systemic infection
• Have a known allergy(ies) to nitinol and/or polytetrafluoroethylene
• Have a history of bleeding disorder
• Have any pathology of mycotic origin
• Are pregnant or breastfeeding

Contact Information
Alexandra Atiencia, Study Coordinator
Phone: 929-429-0154