Subjects Recruitment

Subjects Wanted

Project Inclusion Exclusion Status

An evaluation of the impact of maximalist shoes compared to neutral running shoes

Contact: Samantha Ralstin

Principal Investigator:  Dr Cherri Choate, DPM

 

  • Running at least 10 miles per week
  • Between ages 18 and 60
  • Shoe sizes 7-13 (males) or 6-10.5 (females)
  • No previous lower extremity surgeries
  • No current soft tissue/bone injuries
  • No significant lower extremity deformities
  • No neuropathy
  • No partial or complete amputation of part/all of lower extremity
Ongoing recruitment of subjects

Biomechanical and EMG analysis of runners with iliotibial band syndrome

Contact: Robert Baker

Principal Investigator: Robert Baker, DPT, PhD

  • Running at least 10 miles per week
  • Between ages of 18 and 50
  • For runners diagnosed with ITBS: positive Noble compression test
  • Current injury(ies) to lower extremity(ies)
  • Recent surgery(ies) to lower extremity or lower back
Ongoing recruitment of subjects

Breast cancer survivorship studies

Contact: Ben Boyd

Principal Investigator: Benjamin Boyd, PT, DPTSc, OCS

  • Women (18+) who have completed (all planned surgeries and radiation) for unilateral breast cancer
  • Women (18+) with no history of breast cancer
  • Women still undergoing treatment for breast cancer
  • Women with bilateral breast cancer

Ongoing recruitment of subjects

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Contact: Prof. Drew Smith email or (510) 869-6511 ext. 3752

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