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Primary care use of a C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Point of Care Test (POCT) to help target antibiotic prescribing to patients with Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (AECOPD) who are most likely to benefit (The PACE Study)

Project title: Primary care use of a C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Point of Care Test (POCT) to help target antibiotic prescribing to patients with Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (AECOPD) who are most likely to benefit (The PACE Study)

Call to action: 13/88 13/88 Anti-microbial Resistance Themed Call

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Christopher Butler

Contractor: Cardiff University

Cost: £1,355,679.00

Co-investigators: Dr Carl Llor, Dr Gurudutt Naik, Dr Jochen Cals, Dr Mandy Wootton, Dr Micaela Gal, Dr Nick Francis, Dr Patrick White, Dr Rhiannon Phillips, Dr Robin Howe, Mr David Gillespie, Mrs Margaret Barnard, Ms Jacqueline Nuttall, Professor Brendan Delaney, Professor David Cohen, Professor Hasse Melbye, Professor Kerenza Hood.

Started: July 2014 | Status: Research in progress

ISRCTN: 24346473

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