Lead Investigators:

  • Pedro Teixeira
  • Bjorn Stallberg

Research Team:

  • Niels Chavannes
  • Ioanna Tsiligianni
  • Andrew Cave
  • Janwillem Kocks
  • Jaime Correia de Sousa

Status: Active

Support:

UNLOCK Group from IPCRG

Registration

Short Description:

This study aims to enhance knowledge in terms of prevalence of comorbidities in COPD patients and their impact on the quality of life and on COPD symptoms in primary care patients using retrospective cross sectional analysis of primary care data from different countries. Analysis will include descriptive statistics, null hypothesis tests such as Chi-Square, factorial analysis of variance and predictive binary logistic regression models.

Expected results will provide insight about prevalence of comorbidities with COPD and its impact in quality of life between gender, age groups and countries.

Documents and Publications

Protocol

Abstracts

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Additional Material