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General Practice Quality Assurance Project. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Diagnosis and Treatment

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00319813
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 27, 2006
Last Update Posted : April 16, 2008
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
A Cross sectional observational Quality Assurance Project in General Practice to COPD Diagnosis and Treatment

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive Behavioral: Education Phase 4

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 8000 participants
Official Title: General Practice Quality Assurance Project. COPD Diagnosis and Treatment
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: COPD
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To optimise the diagnosis and treatment of COPD via a quality assurance project
  2. Increase the knowledge and use of diagnostic tools and treatment amongst PCPs
  3. To focus on implementation of national guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of COPD

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   35 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • COPD patients over 35 years of age
  • More than two annual renewals with the following group of inhalation preparations: Anticholinergic, beta-2 antagonists, steroids or a combination of these

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Asthma
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00319813

Sponsors and Collaborators
Boehringer Ingelheim
Study Chair: Boehringer Ingelheim Study Coordinator B.I. Denmark A/S
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00319813     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00479869
Other Study ID Numbers: 205.376
First Posted: April 27, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 16, 2008
Last Verified: April 2008

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