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Maternal Variables Associated With Adherence in Children With Asthma (asthma)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2008 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00688792
First Posted: June 3, 2008
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2008
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Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization
  Purpose
A questionnaire will be used in order to find out the reasons for poor adherence for long-term treatment in children with asthma. The hypotheses is maternal factors including the knowledge that asthma is a chronic disease and fear to administer inhaled steroids are major obstacles for appropriate adherence.

Condition
Asthma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Reasons for Poor Adherence for Long-Term Preventing Therapy in Children With Asthma

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Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: July 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Parents to children aged 2 - 12 years with moderate to severe asthma who need long-term treatment with inhaled steroids will be included in the study. Three weeks after their visit in the clinic, they will be requested to answer a questionnaire by telephone.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 12 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Parents to children aged 2 - 12 years with moderate to severe asthma.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parents to children aged 2 - 12 years with moderate to severe asthma to whom inhaled steroids was described for a period of at least 4 weeks.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Parents who will not agree to sign the consent form and parents who do not speak and understand the Hebrew language.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00688792


Contacts
Contact: Dan Engelhard, MD 972-2-677-8960 engelhard@hadassah.org.il

Locations
Israel
Hadassah Medical Organization Not yet recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 91120
Contact: Arik Tzukert, DMD    972-2-677-6095    arik@hadassah.org.il   
Contact: Hadas Lemberg, PhD    972-2-677-7572    lhadas@hadassah.org.il   
Principal Investigator: Dan Engelhard, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Dan Engelhard, MD Hadassah Medical Organization
  More Information

Responsible Party: Prof. Dan Engelhard, MD, Hadassah Medical Organization
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00688792     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: asthma1-HMO-CTIL
First Submitted: May 29, 2008
First Posted: June 3, 2008
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2008
Last Verified: May 2008

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Asthma
Children
Adherence
Maternal factors

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