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).
The IPFJES Paper is now out, read it here: https://oem.bmj.com/content/80/2/97
|Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust
|Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
|Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust
|Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
|Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
|University Hospital of South Manchester
|Guys’ and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
|North Bristol NHS Trust
|Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
|The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
|Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
|Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
|Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
|Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
|University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
|Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
|Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|Glasgow Royal Infirmary
Find the most up to date version of the study documents here.
A bespoke web based interview tool was developed for IPFJES. Full source code is available here.
We’ve visited several centres now in England, Scotland, and Wales. Obligatory site visit photos are here.