CALL US: 1-855-483-4325

The Prevalence of Obesity on Emergency Medicine

Purpose

This study looks at people who are overweight and receive treatment in the emergency department. The study team seeks to find out peoples\' views on their weight.

Keywords

high blood pressure, emergency department, weight

Principal Investigator

Matthew Ryan, M.D.

Department

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Contact Information

mfryan@ufl.edu
3522655911

Be an Informed Participant

Before deciding to participate in a research study, take time to learn about clinical research, how it's conducted and your rights as a research participant. Following are some helpful resources from independent sources. Always remember that a clinical research study is research, not treatment.

Know Who to Contact

  • Eligibility: For questions about a specific study and who is eligible to participate, call or email the contact person listed for that study.
  • Your Rights: For questions about your rights as a research participant, contact the UF Institutional Review Boards at 352-273-9600.
  • Feedback: For general questions or feedback about study listings, email the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute at CTSI-Studies-L@lists.ufl.edu.

Other Resources

  • ResearchMatch.org: Join a national registry of volunteers willing to be contacted about research studies.

For Research Teams