Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Job Exposure Study

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Welcome to IPFJES

A case-control study to investigate whether job exposures are an under-recognized cause of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) using an interview to collect information about previous jobs and a blood test to investigate genetic susceptibility. (clinicaltrials.gov NCT03211507)

Recruitment (data for active sites as of 30/10/17)

Principle Investigator Organisation Participants Recruited
Lisa Spencer Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 33
Gareth Walters Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust 17
Nazia Chaudhuri University Hospital of South Manchester 16
Carl Reynolds Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust 9
Kim Harrison Morriston Hospital 8
Huzaifa Adamali North Bristol NHS Trust 8
Michael Gibbons Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust 5
Gauri Saini Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust 5
Owen Dempsey Aberdeen Royal Infirmary 3
Nik Hirani Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 3
Sophie Fletcher Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust 2

Study documents

Find the most up to date version of the study documents here.

Site visit photos

We’ve visited several centres now in England, Scotland, and Wales. Obligatory site visit photos are here.

Getting involved

If you would like to hear more about the study we’d love to hear from you. Email carl.reynolds@imperial.ac.uk or follow us on twitter @ipfjes.