Brain and Bladder Study – Females Aged 18-45
Are you female and aged 18-45? Do you experience “overactive bladder” and urinary urge incontinence (a sudden, strong urge to urinate that results in urine leakage)? You may be able to take part in a research study to help better understand the relationship between the brain and the bladder. Compensation and transportation/parking provided.
Exploring the Brain-Bladder Connection
Are you a woman aged 60 or older who regularly experiences ‘urinary urgency’ (a sudden, strong need to urinate) or ‘overactive bladder’ with urine leakage? If so, you may be able to participate in a research study to help better understand the relationship between the brain and the bladder in women who have urgency urinary incontinence. Compensation provided.
MyPaTH Story Booth 2.0
Interested in sharing your story about health, illness, or research? Patients and caregivers are needed to participate in a research study to help learn more about topics that are important to you and that may improve health and health care. Participation involves one 45-minute session that takes place over the phone. Eligible participants must be able to read and understand English.
MyPaTH Story Booth – COVID-19 Stories
Participants are invited to share how they are maintaining their health during the coronavirus pandemic, or to share what it is like being ill with COVID-19 and/or caring for a loved one who is ill with COVID-19. Participation in this research study involves one 45-minute session that takes place over the phone. Eligible participants must be able to read and understand English.
Are you a woman who experiences urine leakage with BOTH coughing, laughing, physical activity AND have a sudden, strong urge to urinate? Are you interested in treatment? You may be able to participate in a study to find out which treatment for mixed urinary incontinence should be offered first. Study participants will be randomized to receive BOTOX injections in the bladder or a urethral sling.
All of Us Pennsylvania Research Program
You may be able to change the future of medicine. The All of Us PA Research Program is enrolling adults 18 years of age or older. This may be your chance to improve how your children and your children’s children receive medical care.
Urinary Urge Incontinence Study
Do you experience a sudden, strong urge to urinate or “overactive bladder” that sometimes results in urine leakage? Do situations such as running water or approaching the front door trigger your urgency? Women aged 40 or older may be able to participate in a research study to help find out if two non-drug treatments can improve urinary incontinence. Compensation and travel expenses are provided.