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A Follow-up Programme for Patients Using Symbicort SMART in Normal Clinical Practice

This study has been completed.
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AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: July 17, 2007
Last updated: April 23, 2010
Last verified: April 2010
This patient follow-up programme was designed to describe the extent of Symbicort use in patients prescribed Symbicort as maintenance and reliever therapy in routine clinical practice in comparison with the already documented use of Symbicort as maintenance and reliever therapy in clinical therapies

Bronchial Asthma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Follow-up Programme for Patients Using Symbicort SMART in Normal Clinical Practice

Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Enrollment: 5137
Study Start Date: July 2007
Study Completion Date: April 2010
Primary Completion Date: April 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
The patients continued with their treatment (Symbicort SMART) after enrolment. Enrolment throug IVRS/IWRS, no randomisation. Primary care clinic.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Asthma patients prescribed Symbicort as maintenance and reliever therapy, according to the label, before inclusion in this programme
  • signed and dated informed consent(ICF)
  • for patients under-age, signed and dated ICF form from both the patient and the patient's parent/legal guardian is required

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Involvement in the planning and conduct of the programme (applies to both AstraZeneca staff or staff at the investigational site)
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00505388

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Tomas Andersson, MD AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Bjorn Stallberg, MD Trosa Vardcentral
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Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT00505388     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D5890C00018
EuDract 2006-005677-22
Study First Received: July 17, 2007
Last Updated: April 23, 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Budesonide, Formoterol Fumarate Drug Combination
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents processed this record on May 22, 2017