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New Bern Internal Medicine Specialists offers COPD Clinical Trial

CCHC New Bern Internal Medicine Specialists is pleased to offer a new clinical trial for COPD. If you are a current or former smoker living with COPD, which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, you may qualify for this clinical research study. To participate, you must:
> have a history of heart disease or stroke OR
> have cardiovascular risk factors such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity or kidney disease.

Qualified participants will receive the study medication and study-related care at no charge.

This new study for COPD is in addition to the list of other clinical trials currently being offered at CCHC.

Following is a list of currently available Clinical Trials:
COPD, emphysema, chronic bronchitis
Uncontrolled hypertension and diabetes in African Americans
Lupus (observational study)
Heart Failure (observational study)

Patients interested in a Clinical Trial can call 252-639-5984 or 252-639-2480 for additional information.