Breathing and Bones Initiative

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2011 by University of British Columbia.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of British Columbia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01161680
First received: June 22, 2010
Last updated: November 21, 2011
Last verified: November 2011
  Purpose

This project will examine the current diagnosis and treatment of bone health in patients with obstructive airway disease. Patients will be referred to The Osteoporosis Centre of BC (OCBC) by their respirologist to be assessed for osteoporosis including Dual Energy Xray Absorptiometry (DXA) scan. Previous chest xrays and will be accessed and examined for vertebral fractures, diagnostic of osteoporosis. The lung and bone data will be entered into a database. This will allow us to explore the relationship of lung disease parameters to osteoporosis predictors, eventually determining a respirology patient population who are at high risk of fracture. Longitudinal evaluation of bone health and its relationship to respiratory parameters over time will be explored by follow-up evaluations at 12 and 24 months.


Condition
Osteoporosis
Obstructive Lung Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Prospective Baseline Assessment of the Risk of Osteoporosis in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease and Outcomes After 2 Years; a Pilot Study

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Further study details as provided by University of British Columbia:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine the prevalence of osteoporosis in the respiratory disease population, as determined by bone density and fragility fracture. [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To associate osteoporosis with severity of pulmonary disease in respirology disease patients. [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: July 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients will be drawn from specified respirology clinics: The Lung Centre (VCH) and The Pacific Lung Centre (PHC)

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • men and women over 65 years of age with obstructive airway disease being seen by a respirologist in their clinical practices

Exclusion Criteria:

  • less than 65 years of age
  • patient has had bone density scan within the last 2 years
  • patient is currently being treated for osteoporosis (alendronate, risedronate, zoledronate, etidronate, clodronate, raloxifene, calcitonin, estrogen)
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01161680

Contacts
Contact: Ashley Smith 604-789-7726 ashley.smith@vch.ca

Locations
Canada, British Columbia
The Lung Centre, Vancouver Coastal Health, 7th Floor 2775 Laurel Street Recruiting
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 1M9
The Osteoporosis Centre of BC (Bone Consultaton and Bone Mineral Density) Recruiting
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5H 3X8
The Pacific Lung Centre, Providence Health Care Recruiting
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6Z 1Y6
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Mark FitzGerald, MD University of British Columbia
  More Information

Publications:

Responsible Party: University of British Columbia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01161680     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H10-00983
Study First Received: June 22, 2010
Last Updated: November 21, 2011
Health Authority: Canada: Health Canada

Keywords provided by University of British Columbia:
Cross sectional and Longitudinal Observational study

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Osteoporosis
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases

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