Gout, also referred to as gouty arthritis, is an inflammatory condition that affects millions of people in the United States. People with gout also commonly have other health problems such as diabetes or heart disease.
Can I Participate in this Gout Clinical Research Study?
This clinical research study is currently enrolling adults, across the country, who have been diagnosed with gout and have a history of heart disease.
You may qualify
- Men 50 years of age or older
- Women 55 years of age or older
- Diagnosed with gout
- History of heart disease (includes chest pain, stroke, blocked arteries, diabetes)
What are the Benefits of Participation?
If you qualify to participate in this clinical research study, you will be participating in a nationwide study for up to 5 years. There will be approximately 20 clinic visits over the 5 years. You will receive study-related care from a team of physicians and research professionals. More specifically, you will receive ongoing study-related physical exams and blood work, and preventative medicine for gout flares (first 6 months). In addition, you will receive study related medications. If you qualify, compensation for time and travel may also be available.
What is the Next Step?
If interested, contact us to learn more about this study. Our medical professionals will be happy to answer all of your questions about participation.