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Asthma Severity in Children and Environmental Agents

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2002 by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS).
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: August 5, 2002
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: August 2002

This study measures residential exposures (indoor allergens, mold, nitrogen dioxide, nicotine) and relates exposure levels to daily symptoms (wheeze, persistent cough, chest tightness, shortness of breath) and medication use, in a population of children with physician diagnosed asthma, followed for 12 months.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal

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

Study Start Date: May 2000

Ages Eligible for Study:   5 Years to 11 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
  • Siblings of a birth cohort recruited 1997-1999
  • Age less than 11 years
  • Physician diagnosed asthma
  • Active symptoms (wheeze, persistent cough, chest tightness, shortness of breath) or medication use in the 12 months prior to enrollment.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00042705

United States, Connecticut
Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric & Environmental Epidemiology Recruiting
New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 06510
Contact: Kathleen Belanger, PhD    203-764-9375    kathleen.belanger   
Principal Investigator: Brian Leaderer, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00042705     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5410-CP-001
Study First Received: August 5, 2002
Last Updated: June 23, 2005
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
indoor allergens

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bronchial Diseases
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Lung Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Respiratory Tract Diseases processed this record on February 25, 2015