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Reducing Indoor Allergen Exposures in Northern Manhattan and the South Bronx

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00023127
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 24, 2001
Last Update Posted : March 23, 2006
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

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

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Asthma Allergy Procedure: Integrated Pest Management Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 40 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment




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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Ages 6-18

Doctor-diagnosed asthma

Skin-test reactivity to cockroach antigen

Daily cockroach sitings in home


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00023127


Locations
United States, New York
Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University
New York, New York, United States, 10032
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00023127     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9142-CP-001
First Posted: August 24, 2001    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 23, 2006
Last Verified: March 2006

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