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April 30th, 2021

Patient Survey*

For patients with COPD:

CICERO has developed a survey together with the ELF Patient Organisation Network to retrieve the patient's opinion on the tools used to measure the impact of COPD in patients' daily lives and improve the comfort of their care.

This will be a valuable addition to the Expert Opinion obtained through the Delphi Survey !

Health care professionals are encouraged to share the survey with patients living with COPD

* Survey is available in Dutch, English, French and German.

March 26th, 2021

ERS Research Seminar*

For health care professionals:

On June 25th 2021, together with the ERS, CICERO hosted a 1-day virtual Research Seminar:
"Unravelling of severe exacerbations of COPD".

A rich programme of scientific lectures and interactive group discussions aimed to redefine severe COPD exacerbations, review upcoming biomarkers and identify key interventional needs, and to highlight severe exacerbations as distict events.

Recordings have been made of the Research Seminar lectures. This content has been made public and available on the ERS Learning Resources platform. 

* The Research Seminar was on June 25th, 2021.

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May 25th, 2021

Funding for CATALINA study secured ! 

CICERO secured the funds to begin a pan-European prospective interventional cohort study 'CATALINA' as part of its ambitious 3 year project. 

The objective is to understand and improve outcomes in severe COPD exacerbations across Europe, in collaboration with Founding Funding Partners AstraZeneca and Roche.

February 16th, 2021

Delphi Survey Results

An EU-wide consensus on parameters and outcomes to e measured during and after COPD exacerbations requiring hospitalization has been obtained after 3 rounds, based on the expert opinions of 25 investigators from 19 EU countries. Read it!

March 5th, 2020

CICERO Editorial 

Co-chairs Prof. dr. Wim Janssens and Prof. dr. Mona Bafadhel describe their vision of CICERO. Read it!

September 11th, 2019

Online Delphi Survey* 

CICERO is launching a Delphi Survey amongst specialists in the management of COPD exacerbations to reach a consensus of expert opinions on clinical parameters that need to be measured during and after a severe exacerbation. 

Survey was completed in April 2020.