Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology

Clinical Trials

As part of an academic medical center, the Department of Anesthesiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine aims to improve the human health through scientific research.

About Clinical Trials
Clinical trials test or study drugs, surgical procedures, medical devices, or interventions with human subjects. They look to determine their safety and effectiveness in relation to treating specific diseases. Clinical trials are part of clinical research and are at the heart of all medical advances. Learn more about Clinical Trials at Feinberg.

Department of Anesthesiology Trials
The following searchable list includes all publically recruiting Department of Anesthesiology clinical trials.

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Please feel free to contact us with inquiries about any of our ongoing research.

Trials
Stellate Ganglion Blockade for the Management of Vasomotor Symptoms
This study is being done to determine whether a non-hormonal intervention utilizing a numbing injection can reduce the number and severity of hot flashes in post menopausal women. You will be asked to come downtown for 5 visits over …
This study is being done to determine whether a non-hormonal intervention utilizing a numbing injection can reduce the number and severity of hot flashes in post menopausal women. You will be asked to come downtown for 5 visits over the period of 7 months. During this time, you will keep a daily diary, wear a hot flash monitor for 24 hrs at three time points, a sleep and activity watch for 72hrs at 3 time points, and complete memory testing. You will be given a parking pass and compensation for your participation. If you're interested and would like to learn more, please click on the buttons to the right to call or email our study team.
female, post-menopausal (no menstrual periods), 40-65 years old, moderate to severe hot flashes
Walega, David RWalega, David R
  • Map it 201 E. Huron St.
    Chicago, IL
NCT02907983 STU00203490
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For more information on this study please contact us:

Oldaker, Kelsey 312 472 6754