How does the elasticity of children’s bodies change as they grow? We need your help to study this using a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique called magnetic resonance elastography (MRE).
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? Healthy kids and adolescents between 5 and 18 years of age who can have an MRI scan.
WHY PARTICIPATE? This research will help us to better understand how the soft tissues of the human body change during childhood and adolescence. This information is needed for many reasons, some of which include:
All participants will be reimbursed $50 to cover their travel costs and time associated with participating in the study.
by- Dr Kylie Radford and Prof Tony Broe AM Research lead by Prof Tony Broe and Dr Kylie Radford has highlighted the high prevalence of dementia, particularly Alzheimer’s disease, in Aboriginal communities. We are now working towards understanding the causes of cognitive decline and dementia, building capacity in dementia care and supporting Aboriginal family carers, and developing culturally appropriate strategies to promote […]