Do You Have Trouble Sleeping? Join Our Study!
Duke University is partnering with individuals who have experienced a traumatic event and have been diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to participate in a research study.
Research Conducted in Durham, NC
Compensation Provided
Have trouble sleeping
Experienced a traumatic event & pTSD diagnosis
40 - 59 Years Old
Fast Facts
About Our Research Study
About nine in ten people with PTSD suffer from insomnia. Insomnia can lead to high blood pressure and heart disease.

We want to see if treatment for insomnia can change things like your blood pressure. If you have PTSD, you can help!

Join our study and further insomnia and PTSD research. Compensation provided.

Additional Information
Why is this study being done?
We want to see how PTSD increases risk to the heart or blood vessels. What we learn may help develop new treatments.
Is this study for me?
You may qualify for this study if you meet the following criteria.

Key Criteria:
  • You are between 40 and 59 years old
  • You have been diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD);
  • You have trouble sleeping
What will happen if I participate in the study?
Our research study consists of:

  • Up to 18 study visits
  • Blood pressure monitoring, blood testing, and an ultrasound
  • Up to eight sessions of treatment for insomnia
Will I be paid for being in this research study?
You will be compensated for your participation in this research study.
Will it cost me anything to participate in this study?
There will be no charge to you for to participate in this research program.
PRO# is PRO00100446