Preventive Medicine Study of Childhood Atopic Diseases
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00960596|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2009 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : August 18, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 25, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Healthy||Behavioral: Health promotion and health education for smoking habits|
Environmental intervention programs:
We will both interview by telephone and mail the health education leaflets, in order to achieve the following aims:
-Smokers living with the children will change where smoking takes place for reducing the children's ETS exposure.
We will contact participants individually to get informed consent before data collection. No matter what intervention, non-intervention or reference group, all participants will test as follows:
- Blood sample collection: We will test the total IgE, specific IgE, cytokines, such as IL-4, IL-13, TNF-α, ECP and EOS.
- Questionnaire collection
- Pulmonary function test
After intervention programs applied, all participants will test pulmonary function, and total IgE, specific IgE and cytokines by blood sample after six months by school approaches. Then, we can compare the pulmonary function, total IgE, specific IgE and cytokines before and after intervention programs.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Preventive Medicine Study of Childhood Atopic Diseases|
|Study Start Date :||July 2009|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2010|
Behavioral: Health promotion and health education for smoking habits
- urine cotinine level [ Time Frame: six months, one year ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00960596
|National Taiwan University|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 10020|
|Principal Investigator:||YungLing Lee, Dr.||Institute of Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University|