The Vancouver-BOLD Study: The Burden of Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of British Columbia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00136006
First received: August 25, 2005
Last updated: January 30, 2013
Last verified: January 2013
  Purpose

This is a study of the lung health of the population of Vancouver and the extent of, and the risk factors for, chronic obstructive lung disease.


Condition Intervention
Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
Behavioral: Study to determine the burden of disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: The Burden of Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (BOLD) Study

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Further study details as provided by University of British Columbia:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Lung health [ Time Frame: 10 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Lung health of the population of Vancouver and the extent of, and the risk factors for, chronic obstructive lung disease


Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: August 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Behavioral: Study to determine the burden of disease
    Unspecified
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 90 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Population of Vancouver, BC, Canada

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 40 years of age and older
  • Both sexes
  • Random sample of population

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindication for lung function testing and serious life threatening illness.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00136006

Locations
Canada, British Columbia
St.Paul's Hospital/Providence Health Care
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 1L8
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Investigators
Study Director: Wen Wang University of British Columbia
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of British Columbia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00136006     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P05-0061, 05-0965
Study First Received: August 25, 2005
Last Updated: January 30, 2013
Health Authority: Canada: Health Canada

Keywords provided by University of British Columbia:
Epidemiology
Lung health
lung function
COPD

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Diseases
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Respiratory Tract Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 26, 2014