People with Asthma Needed for Study at UVM Medical Center
- By Erick S MacLean
Are you over the age of 30? Were you diagnosed with asthma at the age of 18 or older? Do you have a BMI (body mass index) that is greater than 30 kg/m2? If so, you could be eligible to participate in a research study at the Vermont Lung Center.
The study requires 3-10 visits and involves:
- Basic medical history
- Physical measurements
- Blood draw
- Breathing tests
- Use of a CPAP device
- CT imaging
Depending on the number of visits required, participants may receive $300 to $950 in compensation.
Contact the Vermont Lung Center at 802-847-8602 or email Erick.MacLean@uvmhealth.org for details.