Diabetes and Tendon Health Study

Study Overview

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the impact of diabetes on tendon health.

Study Description

Purdue University researchers are seeking non-smokers with diagnosed Pre-Diabetes or Type 2 diabetes to participate in a study evaluating the impact of diabetes on tendon. Ultrasound will be used to measure your tendon on three separate occasions. One fasting blood sample will be collected.
This research study aims to determine diabetes related blood markers that correlate to tendon health.

Additional Information

Participants will be compensated for their participation. 


  • IRB Number: 1710019832 (PURDUE)
  • Research Study Identifier: P1710019832
  • Principal Investigator: Chad Carroll

Recruitment Status

Open

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