Stroke Risk Detection in Adults 70+

Medical Condition: Healthy Patients

Facility/Clinic: PMG Research of Wilmington

Age: 70 or older

Gender: Male/Female

Description:

The risk of stroke increases as you grow older, especially in people with undiagnosed atrial fibrillation (AFib), a common heart rhythm disorder. 

A research study is evaluating whether screening for AFib reduces stroke risk compared to usual care.

This research study may be an option if you: 

•    Are covered by the original Medicare plan (also known as Fee-for-Service traditional Medicare)

•    Do not have a known history of AFib

•    Are not currently taking blood thinners (baby aspirin is allowed)

Other criteria apply. Please make sure to discuss with your physician a member of our research staff to ensure this research study is a good fit for you. 

Enrollment: Open

Patient Commitment Duration: Approximately 1 to 14 days

Number of visits in study: 1 clinic visits

Patient Compensation: Financial compensation may be provided for time and travel expenses

Apply for this study below:

The team at WH Research can guide interested clinical research participants through the process of enrolling in a trial.
Please call 910-799-5500 between the hours of 8am-5pm for general research questions.