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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Clinical Trials

A listing of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (209) clinical trials

A Technology Assisted Care Transition Intervention for Veterans With CHF or COPD

The last decade has seen a steady increase in the resources that VHA uses to treat chronic heart failure (CHF) and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), both of which are among the most common reasons for admission and re-admission in VHA facilities. Multi-component care transition interventions can be effective, but ...

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Facilitating Communication Study

The impact of critical illness is increasing due to an aging population as well as advances in effectiveness and availability of critical care. Critically ill patients and their families suffer a high burden of symptoms of depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress due, in part, to fragmented medical care that is ...

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Advancing Understanding of Transportation Options

The investigators will use a multi-site, two-armed randomized controlled trial of older drivers (n=300; 70 years) from clinical settings, and one family member each (n=up to 300), with longitudinal follow-up. Study goals are to test how much the DDA improves outcomes and identify who benefits most from the DDA. Evaluation ...

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Efficacy of High-intensity NPPV and Low-intensity NPPV in Patients With Chronic Hypercapnic COPD

High-intensity noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV), which can well improve the gas exchange and reduce the work of breathing of patients, is a new strategy targeted at maximally reducing arterial carbon dioxide. However, no definitive conclusions have been drawn to decide whether high-intensity NPPV is the best setting for treating ...

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Effect of the Integrated Tele-monitoring Management of NIV Treatment

The COPD home management program consists of 3 Philips devices (NIV BiPAP ST, Oximeter and Blood Pressure Meter), a patient mobile APP which is developed for self-management at home and a professional physician web portal which is designed for NIV usage and other vital sign data monitoring. The program is ...

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Intervention to Improve the Adherence in Community Pharmacies

Design: parallel cluster pragmatic randomized controlled trial. The study includes patients users of a community pharmacies, who meet the following inclusion criteria: patient who starts treatment of any of the following pathologies: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Arterial Hypertension or Diabetes Mellitus in Andalusia (Spain). In order to avoid possible ...

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Use of MonitorMe in COPD

MonitorMe is a telephone device intended for the non-critical monitoring of vital signs in a domestic environment with the ability to automatically transmit data to a remote location via basic telephone connectivity. MonitorMe's low-cost, call automation and simple to use technology (i.e. based on the principles of an ordinary plug-in ...

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Investigation of the Effectiveness of Upper Limb Exercise in COPD Patients

The aim of the study is to investigate the efficacy of upper limb exercise training in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients. For the purpose of the study, a controlled trial will be conducted within Respiratory Clinic of Nicosia General Hospital. The sample will be divided in two groups. The ...

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Advancing Symptom Alleviation With Palliative Treatment

Chronic heart failure (CHF), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and interstitial lung disease (i.e., pulmonary fibrosis) have commonalities that make them ideal for early palliative care provided alongside disease-specific treatments. Quality of life is reduced in these illnesses because, despite disease-specific treatments, the same symptoms (e.g., shortness of breath, fatigue) ...

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The CAPTURE Study: Validating a Unique COPD Case Finding Tool in Primary Care (Aim 3)

This is a large prospective, multi-center study explore the impact of the CAPTURE tool on clinical care and patient outcomes across a broad range of primary care settings in a cluster randomized controlled clinical trial. The CAPTURE tool consists of a 5-item self-administered questionnaire and selected use of peak expiratory ...

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