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Current ACRC Clinical Trials

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There are several Airways Clinical Research Centers (ACRC) clinical trials currently in progress and at various stages of completion across the United States. If you live with COPD or asthma, or care for someone who does, see what trials are available close to your home.

Trials Currently Recruiting Participants

Losartan Effects on Emphysema Progression (LEEP)

Co-funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

Currently in the recruiting phase.

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Chronic Refractory Cough Cohort (COCO)

Funded by the American Lung Association

Evaluates measurements of cough symptoms and the impact of cough on quality of life for people with chronic cough.

Currently in the recruiting phase.

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Zinc Acetate to Improve Chronic Cough (ZICO)

Funded by the American Lung Association

ZICO will look at how well tolerated and how safe taking zinc to treat chronic cough is. Results of COCO and ZICO will be used to develop a full-scale trial to test treating chronic cough with zinc acetate.

Currently in the recruiting phase. If you would like to participate in this trial, please follow the link below, and find the participating center nearest you.

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Trials In Analysis Phase

Use of Mobile Devices and Internet to Streamline An Asthma Clinical Trial (MICT)

Co-funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

Do mobile and internet technology make clinical trials more convenient and cost effective?

Anxiety and COPD Evaluation (ACE Trial)

Funded by the American Lung Association

Examines the relationship between anxiety, health status and prognosis, to inform appropriate treatment strategies.

Smoking Asthmatics Cohort Study (SCS)

Co-funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

Are standard measures of asthma control effective in smoking asthmatics?

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Resistant Airway Obstruction in Children (REACH)

Funded by the American Lung Association

Investigating the management of children that demonstrate fixed airflow obstruction and whether or not anti-inflammatory medications normally prescribed for children with asthma are helpful.

Long-acting Beta Agonist Step-Down Study (LASST)

Co-funded by GlaxoSmithKline

What is the best way to reduce treatment in well-controlled asthmatic patients?

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