FOR PATIENTS

 

Northwest Neurology Research Center offers extensive experience in the following specialties:

– Multiple Sclerosis

– Alzheimer’s Disease

– Parkinson’s Disease

– ALS

– Myasthenia Gravis

– Spinocerebellar Ataxia

Excellence in Patient Care

Northwest Neurology’s physicians strive to take enough time with every patient, listen, and be compassionate.

Frequently Asked Questions

In order for any medication to be prescribed for patients in need, the medication must go through a series of testing known as a clinical trial. Northwest Neurology Research Center is an important part of this system. We conduct clinical trials for pharmaceutical companies and provide investigational treatments to patients like you for specific medical conditions. Current life-saving treatments would not be available if it weren’t for volunteers like you!

By choosing to participate in a research study you are making a contribution to the advancement of medicine and science and making a potential impact on the quality of life for millions of people. You are also choosing to participate with a research organization whose top priority is your safety, comfort, and well-being.

What is a clinical research study?

A clinical research study tests the safety and efficacy of an investigational medicine or treatment in a population of volunteers. Every medical breakthrough goes through the clinical trial process, so participants like you play a very important role in advancing medicine for present and future generations.

Why should I participate?

  • Take an active role in your treatment
  • Contribute to medical research and help to shape future treatments
  • All study related medications, office visits and examinations are free

How are my rights and safety protected as a patient during a clinical trial?

Protecting the health and safety of people who take part in clinical trials is the highest priority for clinical researchers throughout the entire study process. All clinical trials follow strict federal guidelines on how volunteers must be treated.

What are the next steps if I am interested in participating in a study?

Please Contact us today if you are interested in participating in a trial.

Can I leave the clinical trial before it ends?

You have the right to leave a clinical trial at any time, for any reason. If you decide to leave a trial, talk to your doctor first. You will want to know how leaving the trial might affect your health and what other treatment options may be available.

How can I learn more about clinical research?

More information on clinical trials can be found at www.clinicaltrials.gov

Thank you for your interest in studies at Northwest Neurology Research Center:

This form will allow us to collect information about your health history. Your participation in completing this form is completely voluntary.