These are some of the clinical trials open at Rush for rheumatology disorders. To inquire about other similar studies that may be open to enrollment, call (312) 942-2167.
Included in this section:
Lupus Nephritis Treatment Study: This is a Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of abatacept (Orencia) or placebo on a background of mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) and corticosteroids in subjects with active class III or IV lupus nephritis.
Lupus Treatment Study : The purpose of this study is to find out if belimumab is effective and safe in treating subjects of black race who have lupus and are receiving other lupus medicines.
Shoe Study for Knee Osteoarthritis: The purpose of this study is to better understand the effects of footwear-associated forces on the knee joint in people with knee osteoarthritis.