Transfusion Requirements in Cardiac Surgery III (TRICS-III)

What is the purpose of this trial?

TRICS-III is an international, multi-centre, open-label randomized controlled trial of two commonly used transfusion strategies in high risk patients having cardiac surgery using a non-inferiority trial design.

Participation Guidelines

Ages: 18 years and older

Gender: Both

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

Dates: 01/13/2016 - 03/31/2018

Last Updated: 12/07/2016

Study HIC#: 1503015523

Get Involved

For more information about this study, contact:
Karen B Stavris
+1 203-737-5037

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Manuel Lopes Fontes

Principal Investigator