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Measuring Inspiratory Flow in COPD

The purpose of this study is to measure the strength of breaths in patients with COPD using a device that mimics different inhalers.

Age & Gender

  • 50 years ~ 99 years


  • Compensation


What will be asked of you :

3 phone calls

Incentive :

Payment for each study procedure, totaling up to $575

In-person visits : 3
Phone or online visits : 3
Total length of participation : 6 months

Looking for Specific Volunteers

Able to participate :

  • Age 50 or older
  • COPD on regular inhaler (list will be reviewed)
  • Flare of breathing requiring steroids in last two years

Not eligible if :

  • Chronic muscle diseases

Contact the Team


Contact & Location

Primary Contact

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Primary Location

UNC Meadowmont Research Center or Sanford Clinic
300 Meadowmont Village Cir #203, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, USA

Secondary Location

UNC Sanford Clinic
1301 Central Dr, Sanford, NC 27330, USA

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Ashley Henderson

Study Topics

Lungs and Breathing

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