- Glenn Hearson
The Association of Lung Function and Cardiovascular Risk
Updated: Sep 5, 2022
Completed COPD Study
This study looked at breathing and the blood vessels in people with and without COPD.
Volunteers performed a number of tests including a breathing test - spirometry, walking tests, blood tests, a test of how quickly blood flows through the blood vessels and also a measure of chemical build-up in the skin – called AGE (Advanced Glycation Endproducts).
Principal Investigator: Dr Charlotte Bolton