Research Studies/Clinical Trials

Potential Therapeutic Benefits of Remote Ischemic Preconditioning vs. Occlusive Exercise – An Acute Study
January 9, 2015
 

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is recruiting up to 30 subjects (male and female) to take part in a study that will assess the hemodynamic and cerebrovascular responses to acute bouts of vascular occlusion exercise, traditional exercise, and remote ischemic preconditioning.
You must be:
? Generally healthy,
? Currently a non-tobacco/nicotine user (cigarettes, e-cigarettes, chewing tobacco, nicotine patch/gum)
? Aged between 21-45 years
Study Requirements:
? Visit our laboratory in the Department of Integrative Physiology & Anatomy at UNTHSC on 7 separate days, each visiting lasting 2-3 hours
? Participation in this study is voluntary, and if you are a student or employee of UNTHSC your participation (or non-participation) in this study will in no way affect your academic standing or employment.
? Subjects will be compensated for their time and effort.

If you are interested in participating in this study as a research subject, please contact Mr. Justin Sprick via email (justin.sprick@live.unthsc.edu) or phone (817-735-0323), or Dr. Caroline Rickards via email (caroline.rickards@unthsc.edu) or phone (817-735-2735)