John Muir Clinical Research Center is recruiting participants for a study to determine the probability of specific pulmonary diseases related to second hand smoke exposure.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
  • Age 50-80
  • Non-smoker (smoked fewer than 100 cigarettes in a lifetime)
  • 5 years exposure to second hand smoke, either at the workplace or at home within the past 30 years
  • Has a Primary Care Physician to receive the results of the low-dose CT scan and order further diagnostic treatments as recommended

Participants will undergo a low-dose CT scan.  The cost of the scan will be $75. Funding assistance may be available to participants who meet the criteria for the Federal Low Income guidelines. Talk with your Study nurse for more information.

Dr. Michaela Straznicka
Primary Investigator

Contact John Muir Clinical Research Center at (925) 674-2660 if you have any questions or to sign up for this study!