Bladder Infection Clinical Trial in Tampa FL
Are you healthy and looking to help advance medical science?
You may be eligible to participate in a bladder infection clinical study, and could be compensated for your time.
Are you healthy and looking to help advance medical science? You may be eligible to participate in a bladder infection clinical study, and could be compensated for your time.
Where you'll go
Details for the study
Treatments and/or Procedures
Inclusion Criteria: - Pelvic Floor Institute patients aged between 21 and 70 years of age, who are able to speak and understand English, who are not currently pregnant, or had a pregnancy in the previous 6 months. Exclusion Criteria: - Women with claustrophobia or any contraindication to undergoing an MRI scan will be excluded. Similarly, women with hip, knee, or shoulder replacements will be excluded because of the need for urethral catheterization. Women with significant mitral valve prolapse will also be excluded for the same reason. Women with history of 3 or more culture-documented UTIs over the last 12 months will be excluded. Women who are unable or unwilling to give informed consent will also be excluded. Women who are unable to tolerate 300 cc of fluid in the bladder will be excluded. Women with a nitrite-positive urinalysis at the time of study enrollment will be excluded until they can demonstrate a negative urine culture.