Research Study: MINT
heart attack
Study Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Study Investigator: Jay Traverse, MD
Study Contact: Amy McMeans
Every research study comes with its own unique risks and benefits; the study team will assess whether you’re an eligible candidate and ensure you’re provided with all the information you need to decide if participating is right for you.
About this Study:

The purpose of this study is to compare two red blood cell transfusion strategies (liberal and restrictive) for patients who have had an acute myocardial infarction and are anemic.
Eligibility Criteria:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Either ST segment elevation myocardial infarction or Non ST segment elevation myocardial infarction consistent with the 3rd Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction criteria that occurs on admission or during the index hospitalization
  • Hemoglobin concentration less than 10 g/dL at the time of random allocation
  • Patient physician believes that both of the transfusion strategies are consistent with good medical care for the patient

Interested in participating in this study?

Reach out to the study contact directly, or fill out this form and we will contact you and assess whether you are an eligible candidate!