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

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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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Chonbuk National University

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 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

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MedlinePlus related topics: COPD
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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.

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

Responsible Party: Yong Chul Lee, Chonbuk National University Medical School 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