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University of Iowa News Release

Sept. 10, 2003

Blood Vessel Function Study Seeks Participants

Volunteers 18 years and older who have atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) or peripheral vascular disease (PVD) are invited to participate in a research project involving tests of blood vessel function. This study requires a one-year commitment and involves nine visits, each lasting about two hours, to UI Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Compensation is provided. For more information, call 319-384-7939.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa Health Science Relations, 5137 Westlawn, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1178

CONTACTS: PROSPECTIVE STUDY PARTICIPANTS: 319-384-7939
Media: Becky Soglin, Writer, 319-335-6660