Capnography-Assisted Learned Monitored (CALM) Breathing Therapy for COPD Patients
CALM Breathing for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (COPD) Patients
Sponsor: NIH
Enrolling: Male and Female Patients
IRB Number: AAAT8556
U.S. Govt. ID: NCT04786184
Contact: Brittany Hofferber: 212-305-9165 /
Additional Study Information: Capnography-Assisted, Learned, Monitored (CALM) Breathing is a mind-body intervention for COPD that uses breathing exercises and biofeedback with the goal of reducing shortness of breath, anxiety symptoms and improving overall quality of life. The intervention is a 4-week (1 hour, twice weekly) program taking place in-person at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Irving Medical Center. The breathing therapy is implemented before pulmonary rehabilitation. Eligibility criteria include a COPD diagnosis, supplemental oxygen use less than 8 hours per day, ability to read, write and speak English, and ability to maintain oxygen saturation of 90% at room air.
This study is closed
Anna Norweg, OTR
Do You Qualify?
Do you have a diagnosis of COPD? Yes No
Are you actively being treated for cancer? (i.e. with chemotherapy or upcoming surgery) Yes No
Can you speak, read, and write in English? Yes No
Are you an active smoker? Yes No
You may be eligible for this study

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For more information, please contact:
Brittany Hofferber