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Trefoil Peptides in Lung Diseases

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00839735
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2009 by Bispebjerg Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 9, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 9, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The study focuses on trefoil family factor (TFF) peptides in sputum in lung diseases. The investigators hypothesize that TFF peptides are upregulated in lung diseases characterized by mucus hypersecretion.

Condition or disease
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Asthma

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Trefoil Peptides in Lung Diseases
Study Start Date : February 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : May 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2010

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Lung Diseases
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Asthma
Healthy controls


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. TFF in sputum [ Time Frame: Monthly ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Subjects with chronic obstruction pulmonary disease (COPD) Subjects with asthma Healthy volunteers
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18 years or older
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Upper and lower airway infection 2 weeks prior to visit 1
Contacts and Locations

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Contacts
Contact: Thomas K Lund, MD PhD (+45) 35 31 30 69 tclund@dadlnet.dk
Contact: Lars Pedersen, MD PhD (+45) 35 31 30 69 lars.pedersen@dadlnet.dk

Locations
Denmark
Respiratory and Allergy Research Unit, Department of Respiratory Medicine L, Bispebjerg Hospital Recruiting
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2400
Contact: Thomas K Lund, MD PhD    (+45) 35 31 30 69    tclund@dadlnet.dk   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bispebjerg Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Thomas K Lund, MD PhD Respiratory and Allergy Research Unit
More Information

Responsible Party: Thomas K. Lund (MD PhD) & Lars Pedersen (MD PhD), Respiratory and Allergy Research Unit, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00839735     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-B-2008-120
First Posted: February 9, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 9, 2009
Last Verified: February 2009

Keywords provided by Bispebjerg Hospital:
COPD

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