For Patients

  • What is the consent process? How do I sign up?
Heart Disease:
  • What is heart disease?
  • What causes a heart attack?
  • What will I have to do in the study?
Procedures:
  • What is a P.E.T. scan?
Participating:
  • What are the screening criteria to see if I am eligible?
  • How do I determine my Body Mass Index (BMI)?
  • How do I know which group I am in?
  • What are the benefits?
  • Does this mean I am changing doctors?
Cost and coverage questions:
  • What are the costs involved to be in this study?
  • What if I do not have a primary care physician or cardiologist?
  • What if I do not have any insurance?
  • How do I contact your office?
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