Interstitial Lung Disease

RA and Interstitial Lung Disease

Principle Investigator: Paul Dellaripa MD

Contact: Jade Cumberbatch nhcumberbatch@partners.org 617-732-5354

Funding Agency:  University of Miami/American College of Rheumatology 

Study Summary: The Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology at the University of Miami is performing a research study to determine whether certain clinical characteristics and different blood test markers of lung inflammation can predict disease characteristics and response to treatment in patients with RA and  ILD (Interstitial Lung Disease=ILD) .

Patient Criteria:  Patient with RA who suffer from ILD.

Visit Summary:  Enrollment, one blood test and one visit. 

Patient Remuneration: We will reimburse you $25 per study visit.