Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart disease (cardiovascular disease) and heart and lung surgery (cardiac and thoracic surgeons) continue a long tradition of research in new diagnosis and treatment options for people who have heart disease. In clinical research, doctors study experiences with previous patients to identify the most appropriate treatments for present and future patients. Read more on the research website.

Clinical trials

Researchers at Mayo Clinic actively evaluate potential new treatments of heart, lung and chest conditions through clinical trials.

Learn more about heart, lung and chest clinical trials at Mayo Clinic.


See a list of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Apr. 11, 2011