SIU Medicine Seeks Volunteers with Head, Neck Lymphedema
Dr. Sandra Ettema is currently recruiting for a clinical research study entitled, “A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Feasibility and Potential Effectiveness of the Flexitouch® System Head and Neck Treatment” at SIU School of Medicine.
This 8-16 week study is looking at how your standard home care regimen compares to the FDA-approved Flexitouch® head and neck treatment plus standard home care in treating head and neck lymphedema.
To qualify for the research study, one must:
- be 18 years or older
- currently have head and neck lymphedema
- have had head and neck cancer in the past
- are currently without cancer
If you, a friend, or loved one may be interested in participating, please contact Prezley Duncan at 217-545-3670 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.