Current COPD Studies
Below is a summary of our current COPD trials. If you are interested in learning more, simply click on the trial's name to answer a few qualifying questions and request a contact by our research staff:
No current studies available. Check back soon for our next study.
What is COPD?
Smoking is the leading cause of COPD.
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) is one of the most common lung diseases. It makes it difficult to breathe. There are two main forms of COPD:
Most people with COPD have a combination of both conditions.
Causes, Incidence, and Risk Factors
Smoking is the leading cause of COPD. The more a person smokes, the more likely that person will develop COPD although some people smoke for years and never get COPD.
For more information see PubMed Health (part of the National Institutes of Health):