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Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial (PACT)

This study has been completed.
Childhood Asthma Research and Education Network
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Identifier:
First received: January 3, 2006
Last updated: July 11, 2016
Last verified: January 2006
To evaluate current and novel therapies and management strategies for children with asthma. The emphasis is on clinical trials that help identify optimal therapy for children with different asthma phenotypes, genotypes, and ethnic backgrounds and children at different developmental stages.

Condition Intervention Phase
Asthma Lung Diseases Drug: inhaled corticosteroid Drug: long-acting beta2-agonist Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Further study details as provided by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI):

Study Start Date: August 2002
Study Completion Date: September 2004
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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Asthmatic children from birth to 18 years. Emphasis is placed on infants and young children through 5 years of age.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00272506

Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Childhood Asthma Research and Education Network
OverallOfficial: Vernon Chinchilli Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
OverallOfficial: Robert Lemanske University of Wisconsin, Madison
OverallOfficial: Fernando Martinez University of Arizona
OverallOfficial: Robert Strunk Washington University School of Medicine
OverallOfficial: Stanley Szefler National Jewish Health
OverallOfficial: Robert Zeiger University of California, San Diego
  More Information Identifier: NCT00272506     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 351
Study First Received: January 3, 2006
Last Updated: July 11, 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Diseases
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases processed this record on September 21, 2017