Conquering Diseases

Study Of Inflammatory Arthritis

Description

Seeking adults who have inflammatory arthritis and who are willing to provide data by answering questionnaires, giving a blood sample and donating leftover tissue samples for a study to help researchers better understand inflammatory arthritis.

Overview

We will be collecting information from questionnaires, medical records, blood samples (collected at three different times) and the remains of any tissue samples that are collected as part of routine medical care to better understand how inflammation affects your bones.

What we're hoping for

We hope to use the information from this study to better understand how inflammation affects the bones to improve the well being and outlook of patient with inflammatory arthritis.

Additional Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: Not Available

 Principal Investigator

Jonathan  Kay, MD

UMass Memorial Health Care

 Study Contact

Steven  Ball

508-334-0221

Steven.Ball@umassmed.edu

 Location

UMMHC Memorial Campus

281 Lincoln St. 

Worcester,MA 01605

508-334-1000