Reducing Indoor Allergen Exposures in Northern Manhattan and the South Bronx

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00023127
First received: August 22, 2001
Last updated: March 22, 2006
Last verified: March 2006
  Purpose

Controlled trial of an intervention to reduce indoor exposures to cockroach allergens among asthmatic children in NYC.


Condition Intervention
Asthma
Allergy
Procedure: Integrated Pest Management

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):

Estimated Enrollment: 40
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Ages 6-18

Doctor-diagnosed asthma

Skin-test reactivity to cockroach antigen

Daily cockroach sitings in home

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00023127

Locations
United States, New York
Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University
New York, New York, United States, 10032
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00023127     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9142-CP-001
Study First Received: August 22, 2001
Last Updated: March 22, 2006
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
Asthma
Allergen
Cockroach

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Asthma
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Hypersensitivity
Immune System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 26, 2014