Women’s Ischemia Trial to Reduce Events in Non-Obstructive CAD (WARRIOR)


The purpose of this research study is to determine if intensive medical therapy is better than usual medical care in women who have signs and symptoms of suspected ischemia and there is no evidence of significant blockages in the coronary arteries. Compensation provided.

Interested? Contact the study team: warrior@medicine.ufl.edu.


  • Physical examination
  • Blood test
  • Survey
  • Follow-up visits

For more details about the study, ask the study team: warrior@medicine.ufl.edu.


  •  Age 18+
  • Symptoms of chest pain that have been evaluated through medical care (coronary CT angiogram, scan or cardiac catheterization)
  • No obstructive disease in coronary arteries

For additional eligibility criteria please contact the study team: warrior@medicine.ufl.edu


18 to 65
65 and over



Monetary compensation



Coronary angiography, chest pain, Heart disease, Coronary Artery Disease, heart disease and women

Principal Investigator

Carl Pepine, MD


Division of Cardiology

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