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Center for Reducing Asthma Disparities - Rhode Island/Puerto Rico Centers

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00281138
First Posted: January 24, 2006
Last Update Posted: November 6, 2013
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Collaborator:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Rhode Island Hospital
  Purpose
To reduce disparities in asthma among Latino children.

Condition
Asthma Lung Diseases

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Pediatric Asthma Disparities: Perceptions and Management

Further study details as provided by Rhode Island Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Asthma morbidity [ Time Frame: 12 months retrospective and 3 months prospective ]

Enrollment: 983
Study Start Date: September 2002
Study Completion Date: July 2008
Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   7 Years to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Children with asthma or a history of breathing problems, from Non-Latino white, Puerto Rican or Dominican ethnicities. Participant recruitment occurred in Rhode Island and in island Puerto Rico.
Criteria
1) Diagnosed asthma or history of breathing problems (coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath) in the 12 months prior to study enrollment; 2) Non-Latino white, Puerto Rican or Dominican ethnic background; 3)ages 7-15 years
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00281138


Sponsors and Collaborators
Rhode Island Hospital
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Glorisa Canino University of Puerto Rico
Principal Investigator: Gregory Fritz Rhode Island Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Rhode Island Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00281138     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1197
U01HL072438 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: January 20, 2006
First Posted: January 24, 2006
Last Update Posted: November 6, 2013
Last Verified: July 2008

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