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 01/08/18)

Principal Investigator Organisation Participants Recruited
Lisa Spencer Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 64
Nazia Chaudhuri University Hospital of South Manchester 58
Gauri Saini Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust 56
Sophie Fletcher Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust 55
Huzaifa Adamali North Bristol NHS Trust 55
Gareth Walters Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust 51
Ian Forrest The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 31
Paul Beirne Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust 31
Carl Reynolds Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust 23
Helen Parfrey Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 21
Victor Mariano Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust 18
Kim Harrison Morriston Hospital 14
Owen Dempsey Aberdeen Royal Infirmary 13
Justin Pepperell Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust 10
Nik Hirani Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 9
Steve O’Hickey Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust 7
Dhruv Parekh University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust 7
Suresh Babu Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trush 3
George Chalmers Glasgow Royal Infirmary 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.

Transparency information and privacy notice

You may view IPFJES transparency information here and our privacy notice here.