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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: post-REcovery LIbEration From Oxygen in Exacerbated COPD (RELIEF)
Principal Investigator:

Laura Cecere M. Feemster

Location: Seattle, WA
Congressional District Code: 9
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: July 2018 - June 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $270,729
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Projects such as the American Board of Internal Medicine’s “Choosing Wisely” campaign emphasize the importance of identifying and de-implementing ineffective, harmful and/or wasteful practices to improve the quality and safety of delivered care. Among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), oxygen has been shown to improve survival among a specific subset of patients with severe resting hypoxemia. The provision of oxygen therapy has been extrapolated to other populations lead...

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