What is Study Search?


StudySearch is an online listing of research studies that are seeking volunteers at Washington University School of Medicine. Participating in a clinical study is a rare opportunity to make a great contribution to humanity. The information scientists gain through medical research helps to improve medical care for everyone.  

Recently Added Studies?

TAP Study

The purpose of the study is to see if a clotting drug, given soon after arrival in the emergency department, can improve survival when in patients with traumatic injury and major bleeding.

VSTIM

This study will evaluate if stimulation of the vagal nerve has any affect on glucose metabolism in prediabetic patients.

EEG Meditation Training

The purpose of this study is the examine how meditation training affects cognition and emotion.

Roche_Tau_Comparison

This study is designed to compare the radiotracers used to detect Tau protein in the brains of those with and without memory problems or diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease.

Community-Associated Drug-Resistant Microbes Study

The purpose of this study is to learn more about drug-resistant microbes in the community (including how often people have them, who is most likely to have them, and places in the home where they may be present).

Featured Studies


Community-Associated Drug-Resistant Microbes Study

The purpose of this study is to learn more about drug-resistant microbes in the community (including how often people have them, who is most likely to have them, and places in the home where they may be present).

Factors and Low Back Pain

The goal of this project is to investigate factors that may contribute to low back pain.

Brain Biomechanics Measurement

The purpose of the study is to examine how the brain moves in response to skull motion.