Cerebrovascular Impact of Acquired Anemias

Cerebrovascular Impact of Acquired Anemias
The objective of this study is to learn how anemia may affect oxygen delivery to the brain as measured by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). By studying this, we hope to better identify people who may benefit from correction of their anemia
CHLA IRB Number
CHLA-20-00228
Study Type
Observational
Eligibility
Males and females between 16 and 60 years old, have moderate to severe anemia (hemoglobin less than or equal to 10.5g/dl; or hematocrit less than 32%), and are able to undergo MRI scan for about 1.5 hours without needing sedation
Enrollment Status
Open
Does this study also recruit healthy volunteers?
No
Coordinator Contact
Silvie Suriany
Contact Email
ssuriany@chla.usc.edu