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: Jurij Šorli, dr.med.


Participating health care facilities

  • Bolnišnica Topolšica, Topolšica 64, 3326 Topolšica
    Investigator: Jurij Šorli, dr. med.
  • Alveola, d.o.o., Židovska ulica 2, 2000 Maribor
    Investigator: Mag. Albert Klobučar, dr. med.
  • Zdravstveni dom Murska Sobota, Grajska ulica 24, 9000 Murska Sobota
    Investigator: Prim. Nadja Triler, dr. med.


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