A Post Market Observational Study to Obtain Additional Information on the Use of Cormatrix ECM for Pericardial Reconstruction

Surgery, Heart
David Deaton, MD

Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199

The purpose of this study is to gather additional information on CorMatrix ECM for Pericardial Closure.  This device has received FDA clearance and is intended to close and repair of the sac surrounding the heart during cardiac surgery.

To participate in this study, the CorMatrix ECM device must be used during cardiac surgery.
Barbara Burkott, RN, BSN, CCRP