ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

On-and-off fasting helps fight obesity, study finds

Can Pomegranates Slow Aging?

Calorie restriction promotes longevity through effects on mitochondrial network

Eat Your Prunes

Discover Why Ashwagandha Can Be Used for Stress and Anxiety

Lower magnesium levels linked with increased mortality risk during up to 40 years of follow-up

A spoonful of oil: Fats and oils help to unlock full nutritional benefits of veggies, study suggests

Higher resveratrol dose linked to lower glucose levels in type 2 diabetics

How Can You Benefit From Vitamin B12?

Drug can dramatically reduce weight of people with obesity

 
Print Page
Email Article

Columbia University in NYC now recruiting PTSD patients for study of serotonin & stress system interactions

  [ 40 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • November 26, 2007


This study, to be conducted at Columbia's Neuroscience Clinic for Mood and Personality Disorders in New York City, will involve brain imaging/analysis, and compensation will include up to 6 months of outpatient treatment.

STUDY TITLE:
PTSD: Serotonin & Stress System Interactions
Please refer to this study by Identifier # 4344
Principal Investigator: Gregory Sullivan

For More Information Contact: Brendan Carroll; bc2234@columbia.edu phone 212 543-5902

PURPOSE & DETAILS
This is a brain imaging research study of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with and without depression.

  • Eligible participants receive two brain positron emission tomography (PET) scans on one day which assess the amounts of two proteins of the brain’s serotonin system in various brain regions.
  • A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan is also obtained, and there are interviews and rating scales that are part of the study.
  • Participants also receive a test of the stress system known as the low dose dexamethasone test.
  • Up to 6 months of outpatient treatment is offered to participants in the study at no cost.
  • Also, participants may be compensated $350 for time and inconvenience. For info call 212 543-5902
  • Type of Study: Clinical Trial
    Setting of Study: both
    Clinical Trials.gov number:
    Providing Clinical Treatment?: Yes

    No Cost Treatment?: Yes

    STUDY ACTIVITIES

  • Computer Tasks

  • Blood Samples

  • Blood Samples for DNA

  • PET Scan

  • MRI Scan

  • Psychophysiology measurements
  • Provides Payment: Reimbursement for transportation
    Provides Payment: Compensation for study related procedures

    ELIGIBILITY
    Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years-65 Years
    Genders Eligible for Study: Both
    This study is not recruiting Healthy Volunteers.

    LOCATION
    Clinic: Neuroscience Clinic for Mood and Personality Disorders
    Division: Neuroscience

    Principal investigator: Gregory Sullivan MD




    Post a Comment

    Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
    Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Ultra ATP+, Double Strength


    Article Comments



    Be the first to comment on this article!

    Post a Comment


     
    Optimized Curcumin Longvida with Omega-3

    Featured Products

    Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
    50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
    Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
    Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils
    Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
    Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
    Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
    Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
    Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
    Reduce Fatigue up to 45%

    Natural Remedies

    Complete and Natural Menopause Relief Complete and Natural Menopause Relief
    Herbal Inflammation Management for Whole Body Health Herbal Inflammation Management for Whole Body Health
    Vital Molecule Increases Cellular Energy and Improves Cognitive Function Vital Molecule Increases Cellular Energy and Improves Cognitive Function
    Quercetin: Natural Support for Allergy & Inflammation Relief and More Quercetin: Natural Support for Allergy & Inflammation Relief and More
    How I Found My Long-Lost Energy How I Found My Long-Lost Energy

    CONTACT US
    ProHealth, Inc.
    555 Maple Ave
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (800) 366-6056  |  Email

    · Become a Wholesaler
    · Vendor Inquiries
    · Affiliate Program
    SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
    Credit Card Processing
    SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
    Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

    CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

    © 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map