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You have the choice

 
   
 

Are you eligible ?
If you are suffering severe emphysema you may be a good candidate for the REVOLENS study. If you want to know whether you are eligible or not for this study aimed to improve your respiratory capacity, take a couple of minutes to answer  the following questions.

 



1. Do you still smoke ?

yes
No

2. 2. Have you been diagnosed with emphysema ?

Yes
No

3. Do you walk slower than people of your age or do you stop to take an additional breath when you walk at your own pace on flat ground ?

Yes
No

4. Do you take oral anticoagulant therapy such as Cumadin ?

Yes
No

5. Has a pulmonologist measured your respiratory capacity (pulmonary function tests) ?

Yes
No

6. On your pulmonary function tests, is your residual volume (RV) at least 220% of predicted value ?

Yes
No

7. Did you undergo pulmonary rehabilitation within the last 12 months ?

Yes
No

Thank you for having filled this questionnaire. Based on your answers you appear to be eligible for this study. If you are interested, you are invited to discuss this with general practitioner or your pulmonology specialist and to see with him/her how to get in touch with the closest centre involved in the study (see contacts)