A Study of Acupuncture for Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy for People with Breast Cancer

What we are studying

The purpose of this research is to see what effects acupuncture has on neuropathy (nerve pain or tingling in hands or feet).

Who is Eligible

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

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must Be Experiencing Symptoms of Neuropathy from Your Breast Cancer Treatment

What is involved

  • Medical tests
  • Questionnaires
  • And acupuncture treatments

Compensation

You will be provided with parking passes for all study visits. You will also receive a $25 gift card at study visit 2 and a $75 gift card at study visit 3.

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Alexandra Dest
Email
adest@wakehealth.edu
Phone
3367165170
Principal Investigator
Nancy Avis

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.