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Non-interventional Surveillance of Effectiveness of Symbicort® Maintenance And Reliever Therapy (Symbicort® SMART) in the Treatment of Moderate and Severe Asthma

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: December 13, 2007
Last updated: November 30, 2010
Last verified: November 2010
This is a 3-month non-interventional, observational study on patients with moderate and severe asthma.

Condition Intervention
Drug: Symbicort

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Non-interventional Surveillance of Effectiveness of Symbicort® Maintenance And Reliever Therapy (Symbicort® SMART) in the Treatment of Moderate and Severe Asthma

Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To evaluate & describe asthma control in adult patients w/moderate to severe asthma treated w/Symbicort SMART following the frequency, type & severity of symptoms through the Asthma Control Questionnaire.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • to evaluate the safety of Symbicort SMART treatment through the number and type of reported adverse events 2. assessment of patient's satisfaction with the treatment 3.assessment of physician's satisfaction with the treatment

Enrollment: 330
Study Start Date: November 2007
Study Completion Date: May 2008
Primary Completion Date: May 2008 (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
pulmonology clinics

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with moderate and severe asthma on Symbicort SMART treatment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Under 18 years old
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00573222

Research Site
Cakovec, Croatia
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Osijek, Croatia
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Pozega, Croatia
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Pula, Croatia
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Rijeka, Croatia
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Senj, Croatia
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Sibenik, Croatia
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Slavonskibrod, Croatia
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Vinkovci, Croatia
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Vukovar, Croatia
Zadar, Croatia
Research Site
Zagreb, Croatia
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Anan Marija Gjurovic AstraZeneca
  More Information Identifier: NCT00573222     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-RHR-SYM-2007/1
Study First Received: December 13, 2007
Last Updated: November 30, 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 April 28, 2017