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Adults with sacroiliac joint pain needed for study (IRB# 43332)

Status: Active

 

Investigators:

  • Dan Nguyen, M.D., Department of Radiology
  • Paul Kalapos, M.D., Department of Radiology
  • Krishnamoorthy Thamburaj, M.D., Department of Radiology

 

Description:

Adult participants with sacroiliac (SI) joint  pain on one side are needed for a Department of Radiology research study.

 

Eligibility:

  • 21 to 75 years of age
  • Buttock, groin and/or leg pain suspected to be from one sacroiliac joint, left or right

 

Additional Study Details:

  • Subjects will have three (3) sacroiliac joint block injections, each one week apart
  • Subjects cannot take pain medication eight (8) hours prior to each block
  • Subjects will have a follow up visit or phone call one month after the third injection
  • Subjects will have a follow up visit or phone call six (6) months after the third injection

Compensation is provided.

 

Locations:

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

 

Contacts:

Study director: Dan Nguyen, M.D., Department of Radiology

Contact study coordinator: Swati Shah,  phone: 717-531-0003, x281203

 

Categories:

  • Radiology