Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease also known as COPD, emphysema or chronic bronchitis, is a serious lung disease that makes breathing difficult. Symptoms include “smoker’s cough,” shortness of breath, wheezing, difficulty taking a deep breath, and excess sputum production.

senior-couple-hugging-240Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a serious lung disease that makes breathing difficult. COPD is also known as emphysema or chronic bronchitis. Symptoms include “smoker’s cough,” shortness of breath, wheezing, not being able to take a deep breath, excess sputum production and feeling like you can’t breathe.

The good news is there are things you can do to help improve your lung function so you can breathe better. Researchers are always working on new and better ways to treat COPD.

COPD Research Study:

This study is evaluating a once-a-day inhaler to control COPD (instead of currently available inhalers that must be used 3 or 4 times per day)

Who qualifies?

You may qualify if you:

  • Are 40 to 80 years of age
  • Have a diagnosis of COPD, Emphysema or Chronic Bronchitis
  • Have a history of smoking (10 pack years)

Qualified participants receive:

  • Study-related physician’s care and close monitoring
  • Study-related medication, exams and lab tests
  • Expert advice about taking care of COPD
  • Compensation for time and travel
  • There is no cost - and no need for medical insurance

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