FUVID Research Study

The FUVID Study: Functional Characterization of Children with Chronic Venous Thromboembolic Disease
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04583878 ]

A multi-center, prospective study evaluating exercise intolerance and dyspnea on exertion in patients following first-episode deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.


The FUVID Study is now recruiting participants. If you would like to learn more about eligibility criteria, please view our FUVID study recruitment page.

Study Team

Principal Investigator:

Ayesha Zia, MD, MSCS
Pediatric Hematology Oncology
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
UT Southwestern

Lead Sub-Investigator(s):

Jessica Garcia, MD
Pediatric Hematology Oncology
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
UT Southwestern


Tony Babb, PhD
Professor of Pulmonology
The Institute of Exercise and Environmental Medicine

Michael Nelson, PhD
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
UT Southwestern

M. Tarique Hussain, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatric Cardiology
UT Southwestern

Jimin Ren, PhD
Associate Professor of Imaging
UT Southwestern

Robert Mattrey, MD
Professor of Radiology
UT Southwestern


Song Zhang, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics
UT Southwestern

Funding Sources