POPE is a multinational, multicentre, prospective, observational, non-interventional registry of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Central and Eastern Europe. The aim of the POPE study is to assess the distribution of patients with COPD in clinical practice within the CEE region according to disease severity, disease category, and phenotypes. The study was initiated as the pilot cooperation of COPD PLATFORM in the CEE region and 11 countries from Central and Eastern Europe have been involved in the project.


 Principal investigator: Kirill Zykov, MD, PhD


Participating health care facilities

  • Pulmonology Research Institute, Moscow
    Investigator: Sergey Avdeev, MD
  • Ufa State City Clinical Hospital 21, Ufa
    Investigator: Usman Farhutdinov, MD
  • Clinic of Pulmonology of Scientific and Clinical Center of Interstitial and Orphan Lung Diseases, St. Petersburg
    Investigator: Mikhail Ilkovich, MD
  • State Budget Educational Institution of High Professional Education "Kazan State Medical University", Kazan
    Investigator: Rustem Khamitov, MD
  • Vladivostok Clinical Hospital #1, Vladivostok
    Investigator: Vera Nevzorova, MD
  • I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, University Hospital #1, Outpatient Department, Moscow
    Investigator: Svetlana Ovcharenko, MD
  • Moscow State City Clinical Hospital № 24, Moscow
    Investigator: Evgeny Shmelev, MD
  • GBOU VPO Samara State Medical University, Samara
    Investigator: Alexander Zhestkov, MD
  • Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry named after A.I.Evdokimov, Moscow
    Investigator: Kirill Zykov, MD,PhD


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