Insights into COPD Exacerbations from Smartphone Patient Diary

Insights into COPD Exacerbations from Smartphone Patient Diary

Commonly known as the FORWARD study sponsored by Chiesi Farmaceutici, the study aimed to gain insight into patient – caregiver communication pertaining to COPD symptoms. A smartphone patient diary was used to collect patient symptoms via the EXACT PRO instrument in real-time and automatically report to the physicians on the patient’s condition and symptoms. Detailed information can be found in the following article:

New Insights into COPD Exacerbation and Patient / Physician Behaviour with Daily Records of EXACT-PRO and BlackBerry®

A Agusti , J A Wedzicha , J Vestbo , J Kampschulte , P Paggiaro , D Singh , E Bateman , D Dusser

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