How does air move in the lungs?


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Regulatory Advancement of HXe as a Diagnostic MRI Contrast Agent: A Phase 2 Clinical Trial

Radiology

Altes Talissa,

Radiology Research seeks healthy volunteers OR those with asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis, and/or those that smoke or have received radiation therapy treatment (ages 12-85) for a research study. The purpose of the study is to look at how the air moves in your lungs using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) with xenon and/or helium gas. Study includes spirometry, 6-minute-walk test, electrocardiogram, physical exam, nuclear medicine ventilation scan, chest CT and finger stick depending on your qualifications. Study requires 1-3 visits each lasting about 2-3 hours. Study-related spirometry, 6 minute walk test, ECG, physical exam, bronchodilator, nuclear ventilation scan, chest CT, finger stick, and MRI with xenon and/or helium provided free of charge. Compensation for study completion is based on the procedures completed. Minimum compensation is $100.00. For more information please contact: o Joanne Gersbach, RN, CCRC o Phone: 434-243-6074; email: jcg4j@virginia.edu o IRB HSR # 16215 Principal Investigator: Talissa Altes, MD

Pediatrics

Adult
Child

Emphysema
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
MRI study
Smoking

Pulmonary/Respiratory
Radiology/Medical Imaging
Healthy Subjects - Outpatient

Healthy
Ill

Compensation for study completion is based on the procedures completed. Minimum compensation is $100.00.

Joanne Gersbach

jcg4j@virginia.edu

4342436074