Participate in a Multiple Sclerosis Research Study
If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, perhaps you should consider participating in a clinical research study. Perhaps the best reason to participate in an MS clinical trial is so that you can take an active role in your health care, by educating yourself regarding your condition. You will obtain access to top quality medical care from our Board Certified physicians at a medical research healthcare facility specializing in Multiple Sclerosis.
Health insurance is not necessary to participate. Patients who qualify for our clinical trials will receive all study related care and treatment at no cost. In some cases you may be compensated for your time and travel. You may even gain access to research treatments before they are widely available.
Without volunteers for clinical trials, improved treatments, including a cure for Multiple Sclerosis could never become a reality. The understanding of multiple sclerosis has expanded dramatically even over the past several years. With improved understanding of how MS progresses, we can better address research targets to prevent this disease and ultimately prevent disability.
The primary goal in Multiple Sclerosis Research is to prevent acute multiple sclerosis [MS] relapses, ultimately to prevent the progression of this neurologic disorder.
Multiple Sclerosis Research has advanced significantly with the availability of new oral treatments over the past few years. These advances are continuing to focus on our primary goal of preventing acute multiple sclerosis relapses. We continue to do research on the new oral treatments in an effort to find the most efficacious dosages and method of administering these medications. We are also working on new progressive concepts to block an acute attack through the use of monoclonal antibodies. We are researching ways to have your own immune system combat this neurologic disorder.
Interested in learning more about the Multiple Sclerosis research that is going on at Premiere Research Institute? Contact us by calling (561) 296-3850 or fill out the form below.
Articles about Multiple Sclerosis
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New Criteria for Earlier MS Diagnosis An international panel of neurologists who are leading experts in Multiple Sclerosis approved new revisions to the standard diagnostic criteria for MS, with the goal of diagnosing the disease earlier in patients while also...read more
Based on the results of a study published in the journal Neurology, treating the earliest signs of multiple sclerosis (MS), such as numbness, fatigue, dizziness, vision problems and imbalance with the drug interferon beta-1b may help lower the risk of disease...read more
There is some encouraging news for coffee drinkers - results from two research studies have revealed a possible link between coffee consumption and a reduced risk for multiple sclerosis (MS). MS is an inflammatory disease of the central nervous system (CNS) that...read more
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an inflammatory disease of the central nervous system (CNS) in which the nerve fibers in the brain and spinal cord are damaged, resulting in impaired signaling between the brain, spinal cord, and the rest of the body. A nerve fiber, or axon,...read more
There are four main types of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) that differ by their relapse and remission characteristics. These types are known as relapsing-remitting, primary-progressive, secondary progressive, and progressive-relapsing. A relapse occurs when new symptoms...read more
There are multiple approaches for diagnosing multiple sclerosis (MS), which can be a difficult disorder to diagnose. Typically, a healthcare professional will first ask the patient for a comprehensive medical history. This includes questions about the nature of the...read more