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Houston, Texas

The Alkek Building at Baylor College of Medicine
Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
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Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are conducted at the major Baylor College of Medicine affiliated hospitals and at the BaylorClinic.

There are ongoing studies of primary pulmonary hypertension, cystic fibrosis, asthma, bronchitis, and COPD.

For more information or to see if you qualify for a trial, call the following:

Asthma Clinical Research Center: 713-798-2683 or e-mail

National Emphysema Treatment Trial: 713-798-8009 or 1-800-6-BAYLOR
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension: 713-798-2400
Cystic Fibrosis: 713-798-2400

Asthma, Bronchitis and COPD: 713-798-2400

Trials at the Ben Taub General Hospital include asthma, COPD, ARDS, sepsis/septic shock, and TB/AIDS.

For more information, call 713-873-2471 or 713-394-6125.

A major clinical research project at the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center is a study of lung volume reduction surgery in conjunction with the Surgical Service. Other trials include sepsis/septic shock and treatment of pulmonary infection.

For more information, call the following:

Lung Volume Reduction Surgery 713-794-7294
Other trials 713-794-7318

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