Age: 40 or older
Description: A research study is evaluating an investigational for COPD when added to standard-of-care treatment in adults needing additional therapy. This research study may be an option if you:
- Have been diagnosed with COPD for more than 1 year
- Have a history of at least 2 moderate exacerbations (having to use systemic corticosteroids and/or treatment with antibiotics) or 1 severe exacerbation (requiring hospitalization) within the last year
- Have experienced symptoms of chronic bronchitis for at least 3 months in the past year (productive cough, shortness of breath, wheezing, chest tightness)
- Are required to be on a standard therapy for COPD
Other criteria apply. Please make sure to discuss this study with a member of our research staff to ensure this research study is a good fit for you. Qualified participants will receive all study-related care and study medication (including standard of care treatment) at no cost.
Patient Commitment Duration: Approximately 12 months
Number of visits in study: Approximately 15 visits
Patient Compensation: Financial compensation will be provided for time and travel expenses. Current background inhalers will also be provided.
The team at WH Research can guide interested clinical research participants through the process of enrolling in a trial.
Please call 910-362-4040 between the hours of 8am-5pm for general research questions.