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Opinion of Patients Under Treatment That Meets the Criteria of New Treatment Strategy According to GINA 2006 (EPAGGELIA)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00695357
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 11, 2008
Last Update Posted : April 30, 2009
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Brief Summary:
Cross-sectional, one visit study. All the data will be collected through questionnaires. Descriptives statistics will be applied to the data. 832 patients will participate to the study and 104 physicians.

Condition or disease
New Strategies GINA 2006 Patient Opinion

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 832 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Opinion of Patients Under Treatment That Meets the Criteria of New Treatment Strategy According to GINA 2006
Study Start Date : April 2008
Study Completion Date : June 2008

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percentage (%) of Asthma treatment satisfaction and control grading [ Time Frame: single visit / once ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Rate of treatment compliance [ Time Frame: single visit / once ]
  2. Patients quality of life under treatment [ Time Frame: single visit / once ]

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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
Primary care

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients diagnosed with persistent asthma (GINA 2005) for at least 6 months before entering the study
  • Patients who are under treatment according to the new strategies described in GINA 2006 for at least 3 months before entering the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are not willing to sign the Informed Consent Form
  • COPD Patients

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Aleksandroupoli, Greece
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Amaliada, Greece
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Argos, Greece
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Arta, Greece
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Athina, Greece
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Chania, Greece
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Drama, Greece
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Githio, Greece
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Gounari, Greece
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Imathia, Greece
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Ioannina, Greece
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Iraklio, Greece
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Kalamata, Greece
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Katerini, Greece
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Kavala, Greece
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Komotini, Greece
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Lamia, Greece
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Larisa, Greece
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Nafpaktos, Greece
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Neapoli, Greece
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Patra, Greece
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Pirgos, Greece
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Rafina, Greece
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Serres, Greece
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Sparti, Greece
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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Trikala, Greece
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Tripoli, Greece
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Veria, Greece
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Volos, Greece
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Xalkida, Greece
Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Zachariadis Manolis, MD Euroclinic, Athens, Greece

Responsible Party: Pontikis Panagiotis, MD, Medical and Regulatory Director, AstraZeneca Greece, AstraZeneca SA, Greece
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00695357     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-RGR-DUM-2008/1
First Posted: June 11, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 30, 2009
Last Verified: April 2009

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Asthma treatment
GINA 2006
patient perception