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The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery seeks healthy Adults ages 18 to 65 for a research study.

IRB/UVa Tracking #: 18918

Principal Investigator: Weiss David, B

Contact: Eric McVey

Tel: 4342435382

Email: EDM9U@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Study Description

The University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedics, is conducting a research study The purpose of the study is to measure muscle function in healthy people and patients with muscle loss due to an injury. The study involves measuring: how you move when you walk, muscle strength of your legs, muscle function, ultrasound testing and having an MRI of your legs. Testing will occur at up to 4 separate visits and the total amount of time required is about 6 hours. Study-related tests and procedures provided free of charge. Ages: 18-65