IPF JES

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 30/04/18)

Principal Investigator Organisation Participants Recruited
Lisa Spencer Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 59
Nazia Chaudhuri University Hospital of South Manchester 50
Gauri Saini Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust 47
Huzaifa Adamali North Bristol NHS Trust 38
Gareth Walters Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust 38
Sophie Fletcher Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust 37
Ian Forrest The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 27
Carl Reynolds Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust 21
Kim Harrison Morriston Hospital 13
Victor Mariano Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust 12
Owen Dempsey Aberdeen Royal Infirmary 11
Nik Hirani Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 8
Justin Pepperell Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust 8
Steve O’Hickey Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust 7
Paul Beirne Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust 5
Dhruv Parekh University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust 3
Suresh Babu Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trush 3
George Chalmers Glasgow Royal Infirmary 2
Helen Parfrey Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation 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.