COPD Clinical Trials
Are you a current or ex-smoker are suffering from a new or increased shortness of breath, cough, or congestion? These are symptoms of a disease known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Currently, we have open COPD clinical trials at our clinic in DeLand, Florida and we’re looking to enroll volunteers.
If you have been diagnosed with this respiratory disease, then you could qualify for a COPD clinical trial. There are two ways you can get the enrollment process started:
- Fill out our online form – Take a minute to fill out the form in the upper right corner of this page. Please make sure that you provide a valid email and phone number where you can be reached. A member of our staff will contact you shortly to discuss your eligibility.
- Call us – Pick up the phone and call us (386) 785-2404 anytime between 8 AM and 4PM weekdays.
Do You Qualify for a Clinical Study in Florida?
Specific qualification criteria will vary depending on the type of study you’d like to participate in. However, there are a few things you should know before starting this enrollment process:
- Our research team is looking for people who have been diagnosed with COPD
- Participants are expected to comply with all study-related procedures
- A history of alcohol or substance abuse within the previous 5 years could disqualify you
- Health insurance is not required to participate in a research study in Florida
Compensation for Clinical Trial Participation
Study related care including physical examinations, laboratory services and study medications are all provided to participants free of charge. Please feel free to contact us if you have any further questions about how you could receive compensation for your participation.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Symptoms
COPD is a progressive disease, meaning the symptoms get worse over time. Early signs and symptoms are often mistaken for the natural effects of aging. Physical symptoms of COPD will become more debilitating as the disease inflicts permanent damage to the lungs. COPD patients often experience:
- Shortness of breath
- Difficulty breathing
- Chronic cough
- Tightness in the chest
- Frequent respiratory infections
- Chronic fatigue
- Muscle weakness
Please Note: Our call center is open from 8AM to 4PM on weekdays if you have any questions about our COPD clinical trials or any of our other enrolling studies. Please give us a call at (386) 785-2404