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Epidemiologic Analysis for the Prevalence of Chronic Airway Diseases in Old Population

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01211054
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2010 by Chonbuk National University.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 29, 2010
Last Update Posted : September 29, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:

Aim: To evaluate the spirometric data and the prevalence of chronic airway disease in old population (> 60 yrs) in Korea.

List to do

  1. History taking
  2. physical examination
  3. Routine blood test
  4. All spirometric data
  5. In subgroup: further evaluation of allergic airway disease

Condition or disease
General Population, Spirometric Data, Medical Records

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Epidemiologic Analysis for the Prevalence of Chronic Airway Diseases in Old Population in Korea
Study Start Date : July 2010

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: COPD
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
For old people aged 60 yrs or more, the investigators will analyze their respiratory symptoms, spirometric data, smoking history, and atopic history in Korea.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • > 60 yrs olds
  • no known specific respiratory diseases

Exclusion Criteria:

  • taking any medication for respiratory diseases
  • History of diagnosis as a respiratory disease
More Information

Responsible Party: Yong Chul Lee, Chonbuk National University Medical School
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01211054     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RCPD old PFT
First Posted: September 29, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 29, 2010
Last Verified: September 2010

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