Non-smokers/smokers needed for a study on chronic bronchitis
A study where lung function and airway inflammation are studied in individuals with chronic bronchitis; smokers and swine farmers compared with healthy non-smokers.
Men/women between 25-65 years of age and one of the following:
- Smokers with chronic bronchitis (defined as having coughed phlegm at least 3 months/year for the last 2 years).
- Healthy non-smokers with no cough.
The study includes 1 visit to IMM, KI (2-3 hours) with measurements of lung function, blood sampling, induced sputum and sampling of saliva.
Participants are compensated by 800 kr (taxable).
Project leader: Docent Lena Palmberg
Contact: Bettina Levänen, e-post: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 070-2029369