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Effect of Short-term Oxygen During CPET in COPD

2017-06-23 03:08:22 | BioPortfolio

Summary

In a randomized, sham-controlled trial the investigators will test whether supplemental oxygen given during cardiopulmonary exercise testing will improve exercise performance and physiological parameters in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Study Design

Conditions

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Intervention

Oxygen application

Location

University Hospital Zurich, Division of Pneumology
Zürich
Switzerland
8091

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Zurich

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-06-23T03:08:22-0400

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