COPD Studies

Our respiratory solutions help you achieve success in your COPD study.

What Vitalograph Offer
Our Experience
Objectives & Endpoints

What Vitalograph Offer

Our focus is on your study needs, and our systems are fully customisable to your requirements.

We offer a range of centralised pulmonary function testing (PFT) endpoints and customisable reports for data monitoring and analysis, and quick and easy access to subject matter experts throughout the life of your study.

We provide you with:

  • Over-read for spirometry, ECG and DLCO, providing prompt feedback to sites to maintain the quality of data.
  • Option to assess a subject’s functional capability via the 6MWT.
  • Home monitoring patient report outcome questionnaires and spirometry measurements.
  • eCOA and ePRO: the CAT (COPD Assessment Test), EXACT-PRO, E-RS:COPD, and AQ20 are pre-validated on our In2itive™ e-Diary. SGRQ is pre-validated for the COMPACT™ Medical Workstation.
  • Customisable reports for data monitoring and analysis.
  • Access to subject matter experts throughout the life of your study.
  • Clinical trial devices and software.
  • Professional and dedicated study services.

Our Experience

Choosing Vitalograph gives you the benefit of our globally renowned expertise in COPD studies.   

With extensive experience in supporting Phase I – IV, adult Clinical Trials in COPD, Vitalograph is the study partner of choice for many leading pharmaceutical companies and CROs.

Being a market leader in respiratory medical devices for over 50 years, we have an enviable expertise in respiratory testing and monitoring. The importance of accurate and reliable data for COPD study objectives and endpoints is understood.

We provide data you can rely on.

Pre-eminent Over-readers ensure high-quality data and feedback for your trial, improving site data, compliance and performance.

Our experienced teams of highly qualified and responsive project and data managers mean decisions can be made quickly, and enable flexibility and prompt feedback to any queries. They also ensure studies’ key milestones are met, and facilitate the rapid delivery of your trial.

Objectives & Endpoints

We provide accurate, reliable and precise COPD clinical trial objectives and endpoints.

CriteriaExample Endpoints
Subjective Endpoints
  • Symptom scores
  • Examples of pre-validated eCOA and ePRO on our In2itive™ e-Diary: CAT, AQ20, EXACT-PRO, E-RS:COPD
  • SGRQ is pre-validated for the COMPACT™ Medical Workstation.
  • Custom endpoints available.
Objective Endpoints
  • In clinic PFT including:
    • FEV1, FVC, FEV1/FVC ratio, FEV6, % predicted
    • Pre & post study drug spirometry
    • Reversibility
    • Pre & post bronchodilator spirometry
    • Serial and challenge testing
  • 6MWD
  • Home monitoring FEV1 & PEF
  • DLCO
  • Home monitoring of FEV1, FVC & PEF



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