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). We are conducting COPD clinical trials in DeLand, Florida and we’re looking volunteers like you.
Fill out the form on the right hand side of the page and see if you qualify for one of our COPD clinical trials →
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) 785-2400 anytime between 7 AM and 5 PM weekdays.
Do You Qualify for a COPD Clinical Trial?
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
Did you know that participants in a COPD clinical trial get access to premium healthcare? All study-related care including physical examinations, laboratory services and study medications will be provided to participants at no extra charge.
Many COPD clinical trials also pay a stipend to participants who complete their study. Not only are you helping improve future treatments for this chronic pulmonary disease, but you can receive compensation for your participation. The stipend will vary depending on the type of study that you are enrolled in.
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 7 AM to 5 PM 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) 785-2400.