CHROMED - Clinical trials for elderly patiens with multiple disease

Purpose and objectives

The objective of CHROMED project is to evaluate the impact of adopting a health and lifestyle status management system to support elderly patients affected by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with their usual co-morbidities, focusing on chronic heart failure (CHF) and sleep disorders, which are common in these patients.

Project description

A large scale clinical trial on 300 patients will be implemented to develop and evaluate clinical protocols and organizational models based on new monitoring technologies recently developed in order to improve both quality of life and healthcare costs associated with this large population of patients.

Project partners

  • TeSAN S.p.a., Italy
  • Restech srl, Italy
  • University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
  • University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Uppsala University, Sweden
  • University Hospital of North Norway, Norway
  • University of Lincoln, United Kingdom
  • Bolnisnica Sežana Zavod, Slovenia

Funding

FP7-HEALTH-2012-INNOVATION-1

Project participants at NST

  • Trine Bergmo, e-mail: email hidden; JavaScript is required, tel.: +47 480 03 565.
  • Paolo Zanaboni, e-mail: email hidden; JavaScript is required, tel.: +47 915 54 636.

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Last updated

23 August 2018