Looking at Electricity in the Body in Adults with Acute Leukemia

What we are studying

The purpose of this study is to test if the way a person’s body conducts electricity can predict how well people with acute leukemia tolerate their chemotherapy

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18+

Eligibility Criteria

  • Hospitalized for newly diagnosed acute leukemia

What is involved

  • 1 bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA)

Compensation

None.

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Megan Manuel
Email
memanuel@wakehealth.edu
Phone
336-713-3459

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