General Practice Quality Assurance Project. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Diagnosis and Treatment

This study has been completed.
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Boehringer Ingelheim Identifier:
First received: April 20, 2006
Last updated: April 15, 2008
Last verified: April 2008

A Cross sectional observational Quality Assurance Project in General Practice to COPD Diagnosis and Treatment

Condition Intervention Phase
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Behavioral: Education
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: General Practice Quality Assurance Project. COPD Diagnosis and Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Boehringer Ingelheim:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To optimise the diagnosis and treatment of COPD via a quality assurance project
  • Increase the knowledge and use of diagnostic tools and treatment amongst PCPs
  • To focus on implementation of national guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of COPD

Estimated Enrollment: 8000
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2007

Ages Eligible for Study:   35 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • COPD patients over 35 years of age
  • More than two annual renewals with the following group of inhalation preparations: Anticholinergic, beta-2 antagonists, steroids or a combination of these

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Asthma
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00319813

Sponsors and Collaborators
Boehringer Ingelheim
Study Chair: Boehringer Ingelheim Study Coordinator B.I. Denmark A/S
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00319813     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00479869
Other Study ID Numbers: 205.376
Study First Received: April 20, 2006
Last Updated: April 15, 2008
Health Authority: Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chronic Disease
Lung Diseases
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Disease Attributes
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Pathologic Processes
Respiratory Tract Diseases processed this record on October 02, 2015