Tulane University, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics is conducting a research project on osteoporosis. If you are eligible to participate, you would receive at no cost to you a Bone Health Assessment, which includes a bone density test. Compensation for your time and travel is provided for the one-time, 2-hour visit. We will also validate your parking if needed.
Eligible subjects must meet the following criteria:
â€¢ Be at least 18 years of age.
â€¢ Female has at least one intact ovary.
â€¢ No severe uncontrolled chronic diseases.
â€¢ Be willing to attend the scheduled exam for bone densitometry and muscle strength measurements and to have a small amount of blood drawn.
â€¢ Body weight less than 300 lb.