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[IP] gastro study...just in case you missed it

apparently something happened to IPs server right after i sent this over the 
weekend, so i will send it again.....if you already responded don't worry 
about this....

Local chapter of JDRF sent me the following information for a Study.  Contact 
information is at the bottom...please do not reply back to IP or to me....

Sara Smarty Pants


Western Research Company is exploring development of non-invasive 
 instrumentation to improve healthcare for people with diabetes. At present
for about five subjects to participate in an early stage study 
 toaddressdiabetic gastroparesis.The ideal subjects would be individuals who
have been
 diagnosed with diabetic gastroparesis (preferably after a gastric emptying test
or by
a gastroenterologist). 

Diabetic gastroparesis (gas'-tro-puh-re'-sis) is a condition associated with 
both insulin- and non-insulin dependent diabetes. The condition is 
 characterized as delayed gastric emptying. Some of these subjects (though
of epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting or fullness after eating. Diabetic 
 gastroparesis is clinically relevant not only by virtue of the symptoms
but primarily because it may contribute to inadequateglycemiccontrol and 
impaired absorption of orally administered drugs.

This study will be conducted at Western Research clinical sites in Tucson, 
Arizona and Marin County, California.The study requires that you visit one of 
 our sites twice in a period of about a week. Each visit will require about 1.5
to 2 hours.  You will be compensated $200 for your time at the conclusion of 
the second visit. 

The tests will require that you have a small meal at the clinic (typically a 
muffin) after which you will recline on a table for one hour while 
 non-invasive data recordings are made using a probe which will touch the skin
of your

If you are interested in helping with this project please contact us as 

Principal Investigator, Fairfax, California:
Dr. Brian Craine        tel: 415-454-2821 e-mail:  email @ redacted

Principal Investigator, Tucson, Arizona:
Dr. Eric Craine     tel: 520-325-4505 e-mail:  email @ redacted

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