Ultrasound of Clinic Patients

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to determine the size, shape and flexibility of nerves (arms and legs) in specific populations as measured by ultrasound.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18+

Eligibility Criteria

  • We are studying 3 separate groups of people (Age and Height and Weight)
  • We are enrolling for either:
    • Age (65 and over)
    • Height (6 foot and 6 inches and taller)
    • Weight (weighing more than 280 pounds)

What is involved

  • 1 ultrasound examination

Compensation

None

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Christine ONeill
Email
coneill@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-716-8611

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