Obesity and the Initiation of Knee Osteoarthritis

Not Recruiting

Trial ID: NCT00856739


Healthy adults aged 20-60 of varying weights will participate in this minimally invasive study. There is one 4-hour appointment for which subjects are paid $120. The tests involve: 1 tube blood draw, 1 gait test (motion capture) and 1 MR of both knees.

Official Title

Obesity and Initiation of Osteoarthritis

Stanford Investigator(s)


Inclusion Criteria:

   - Healthy Adults aged 20-60 who have no history of LE surgery

   - Healthy adults able to walk 30 minutes

   - Healthy adults able to have MR

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Adults who have had LE surgery

   - Adults cannot walk 30 minutes

   - Adults who cannot tolerate MR

   - Adults with osteoarthritis

Not Recruiting

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305