Correlation of Airflow Limitation and Other Respiratory Characteristics With Radiologic Changes of Lung Structure

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2008 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 27, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 27, 2008
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The aim of the study is to assess the correlation between airflow limitation, perception of dyspnea and functional capacity with anatomic changes in pulmonary structure as seen on High Resolution CT in COPD patients.

Condition or disease
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : January 2009

COPD patients

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with COPD attending pulmonary clinic in the internal disease department at the Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of COPD
  • Able to perform pulmonary function testing

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00799305

Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: Tatiana Novitski, MD    972-4-6304521   
Principal Investigator: Tatiana Novitski, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Responsible Party: Dr. Marinella Beckerman, Internal Medicine Dept. Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00799305     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0046-08-HYMC
First Posted: November 27, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 27, 2008
Last Verified: November 2008

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