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Time to Perform Lung Function Test in Cystic Fibrosis

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Cecilia Rodriguez, Karolinska University Hospital Identifier:
First received: November 19, 2012
Last updated: November 29, 2012
Last verified: November 2012

Time to perform lung function test after chest physiotherapy in cystic fibrosis.

The investigators study FEV1(forced expiratory volume in one second) and FVC (forced vital capacity).

Condition Intervention
Cystic Fibrosis
Procedure: Lung function test

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Time to Perform Lung Function Test in Cystic Fibrosis After Chest Physiotherapy.

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Further study details as provided by Karolinska University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Lung function test. FEV1 and FVC [ Time Frame: 2 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 24
Study Start Date: February 2008
Study Completion Date: September 2012
Primary Completion Date: January 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Lung function test
Lung function test
Procedure: Lung function test
Lung function test.
Other Name: Lung function test.

Detailed Description:

The patients perform spirometry before, direct after, 30 minutes, 1 hour, 2 hours, and 3 hours after physiotherapist. The investigators want to study the FEV1 and FVC.


Ages Eligible for Study:   5 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with cystic fibrosis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients with cystic fibrosis who could not stay at the clinic for more than 4 hrs.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01737801

Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden
Sponsors and Collaborators
Karolinska University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Cecilia Rodriguez, Physio Karolinska Institutet
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Responsible Party: Cecilia Rodriguez, Physiotherapist, Karolinska University Hospital Identifier: NCT01737801     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012-CF-2
Study First Received: November 19, 2012
Last Updated: November 29, 2012
Health Authority: Sweden: Regional Ethical Review Board

Keywords provided by Karolinska University Hospital:
Lung function

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cystic Fibrosis
Digestive System Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Lung Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Respiratory Tract Diseases processed this record on November 25, 2014