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Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Official Title
Comparing Medications in Patients with with moderate Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

A Clinical Outcomes Study to compare the effect of Fluticasone Furoate/ Vilanterol Inhalation Powder 100/25mcg with placebo on Survival in Subjects with moderate Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and a history of or at increased risk for cardiovascular disease.

Volunteers between the ages of 40 to 80 with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) are invited to participate in a UI study investigating the  effects of 2 medications you breath into your lungs daily (Fluticasone Furoate (FF)/Vilanterol (VI) inhalation powder 100/25mcg QD) compared with a placebo. The study will involve multiple visits over the next 4 years. Compensation is available for those individuals who qualify for the study.  For more information please call Kim Sprenger at 319-353-8862 or by e-mail at kimberly-sprenger@uiowa.edu.

Start Date
April 17, 2012
End Date
October 1, 2013
Gender Preference
Age Group
40 - 80 years
Principal Investigator
Alejandro Comellas MD
Contact Info

Kim Sprenger RN

Research Coordinator


1-800-777-8442 ask for pager 7587

COPD ; Heart Disease ; Lung Disease ; Pulmonary Disease ;

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