Trial ID or NCT#

NCT03896126

Status

RECRUITING

Purpose

Gastroparesis Patients and Healthy Controls ages 20-49 will be asked to participate in an observational study measuring vagal activity following food ingestion in order to establish parameters of autonomic nerve/vagal function in healthy human subjects compared to those with gastroparesis. Information generated from this study may be used in the future to establish what is normal and abnormal enteric vagal tone and how much vagal nerve stimulation treatment may be required to help patients with gastroparesis.

Official Title

Instantaneous Measures of Autonomic Nervous System Responses to Gastrointestinal Challenges

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 20 Years to 49 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: Yes

Investigator(s)

Linda Nguyen
Gastroenterologist, Motility specialist
Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine - Gastroenterology & Hepatology

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CONTACT

Janet Cunningham, PhD
(650) 724-7186