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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
and you are
over 40
years old
2
This is a second phase trial assessing
efficacy and side effects of the new treatment.
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The purpose

In this multicenter study the comparison of the mass flow distribution and redistribution versus the relative blood flow per lobe (as a surrogate for Ventilation/ Perfusion (V/Q) matching) with functional respiratory imaging (FRI) and arterial blood gas (ABG) values will be evaluated in hypercapnic Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients. Therefore a low dose Computed Tomography (CT) scan will be taken in a population of 30 patients with non-invasive ventilation (NIV) and in a control group of 10 patients without NIV. The CT-scan will be used for FRI.

Provided treatments

  • Radiation: Functional Respiratory Imaging
  • Other: Lung compliance measurement
  • Device: Non-invasive ventilation (Respironics)

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01592656. The sponsor of the trial is FLUIDDA nv and it is looking for 40 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Long-term Effects of Non-invasive Ventilation in Hypercapnic COPD Patients.