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Symbicort SMART Satisfaction From Patient Perspective 2009

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00946452
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 27, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 18, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
To characterize the level of asthma control and patient satisfaction amongst diagnosed asthma sufferers who are currently receiving Symbicort Maintenance and Reliever Therapy (SMART) in Malaysia.

Condition or disease

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 205 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Symbicort SMART Satisfaction From Patient Perspective 2009
Study Start Date : August 2009
Primary Completion Date : January 2010
Study Completion Date : January 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Asthma
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Score level of Satisfaction in Asthma Treatment Questionnaire (SATQ) [ Time Frame: After 3 months on SMART - once ]
  2. Score level of Asthma Control Test (ACT) [ Time Frame: After 3 months on SMART - once ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 59 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Primary care clinic

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have been prescribed Symbicort SMART (1 or 2 inhalation twice daily) by their Dr's for the past 3 months
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Symbicort SMART treatment < 3 months
  • Patients requiring short courses of oral steroids more than twice in a month
Contacts and Locations

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Research Site
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Liam Chong Kin, Professor UMMC
More Information

Responsible Party: MC MD, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00946452     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-RMY-SYM-2009/1
First Posted: July 27, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 18, 2010
Last Verified: March 2010

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Budesonide, Formoterol Fumarate Drug Combination
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents