Procedural Anxiety clinical trials at UCSF
1 research study open to eligible people
Procedural anxiety is when people get very nervous before a medical procedure. UCSF is looking for kids to join a clinical trial. The trial is testing if virtual reality can help kids who are getting a kidney biopsy feel better without needing medicine to relax.
open to eligible people ages 5-17
The purpose of this study is to assess the use of virtual reality (VR) as an adjunct or alternative to pharmacologic sedation in pediatric patients undergoing renal biopsy.
San Francisco, California
Our lead scientists for Procedural Anxiety research studies include Justin Libaw, MD, MPH.