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  • What is Asthma?
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Asthma affects over 5 million people in the UK, including one in eight school children and one in thirteen adults.

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    25/05/2011 13:08:25
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    26/05/2011 13:00:19
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Asthma
We require Asthmatics for a new study. This study will be approx. 3 visits to the unit, over approximately 1- 2 months. A payment of up to £300 is available for participation in the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU14/287
Asthma
*NEW STUDY MEU 15/309 STARTING* We require asthmatic patients for a new study. This study will be approx. 8 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 55 weeks. A payment of up to £640, plus travel expenses will be made on completion of the study for your time and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 15/309.
Asthma
*NEW STUDY MEU 15/310 STARTING* We require asthmatic patients for a new study. This study will be approx. 8 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 55 weeks. A payment of up to either £880 or £640 (depending on whether you take part in a sub-study or not), plus travel expenses will be made on completion of the study for your time and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and
Asthma
*NEW STUDY MEU 15/312 STARTING* We require Asthmatics for a new study. This study will be approx. 6 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 13-15 weeks. A payment of up to £900 will be made on completion of the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 15/312.
COPD
*NEW STUDY MEU 15/308 STARTING* We require COPD patients for a new study. This study will be approx. 11 visits to the unit and will be spread over approx. 6-10 weeks. A payment of up to £1130, plus travel expenses will be made on completion of the study for your time and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 15/308.
COPD
We require COPD patients for a new study. This study will be approx. 9 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 4-8 weeks. A payment of up to £1080 will be made on completion of the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 15/298 Part 3.
COPD
We require COPD patients for a new study. This study will be approx. 15 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 33 weeks. A payment will be made on completion of the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 16/321.
Cystic Fibrosis
If you have been diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis call 0800 655 6553 or 0161 946 4059 for more information.
Cystic Fibrosis
We require Cystic Fibrosis patients for a new study. This study will be approx. 9 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 16-24 weeks. You will be reimbursed for travel costs associated with your participation in this study. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU15/315.
Food Allergy Study
If you have Food Allergies call 0800 655 6553 or 0161 946 4059 for more information.
Graves
*NEW STUDY MEU 15/304 STARTING* We require patients with Graves’ disease for a new study. This study will be approx. 13 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 15 to 18 weeks. Compensation will be paid on completion of the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 15/304
Healthy
We require Healthy Male Volunteers for a new study. This study will be approx. 34 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 9-12 weeks.A payment of up to £2720 will be made on completion of the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 15/298 Part 4.
High Blood Pressure
*NEW STUDY MEU 16/326 STARTING* We require volunteers with high blood pressure for a new study. This study will be approx. 8 visits to the unit and will spread over approx. 6 weeks. You will be reimbursed on completion of the study for your time, travel expenses and to compensate for any inconvenience. If you would like to find out more about this study please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study MEU 16/326.
New Volunteers Screenings
We are always looking for volunteers who have Asthma or COPD to come in and attend a New Volunteer Screening. These screenings allow us to gather information which could potentially lead onto future clinical trials. If you would like to find out more about this please call our Volunteer Services Team on 0800 655 6553 and quote study New Volunteer Screen.
Psoriasis
If you have active Psoriasis call 0800 655 6553 or 0161 946 4059 for more information.