Macrolide Maintenance Therapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COLUMBUS)
This study has been completed.
First Posted: September 28, 2009
Last Update Posted: June 26, 2013
Erasmus Medical Center
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
R.S. Djamin, Amphia Hospital
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Uzun S, Djamin RS, Kluytmans JA, Mulder PG, van't Veer NE, Ermens AA, Pelle AJ, Hoogsteden HC, Aerts JG, van der Eerden MM. Azithromycin maintenance treatment in patients with frequent exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COLUMBUS): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet Respir Med. 2014 May;2(5):361-8. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(14)70019-0. Epub 2014 Apr 15.
Uzun S, Djamin RS, Kluytmans J, Van't Veer NE, Ermens AA, Pelle AJ, Mulder P, van der Eerden MM, Aerts J. Influence of macrolide maintenance therapy and bacterial colonisation on exacerbation frequency and progression of COPD (COLUMBUS): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2012 Jun 9;13:82. doi: 10.1186/1745-6215-13-82.