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Impact of Omalizumab on Corticosteroid Use, Emergency Room Visits and Hospitalizations

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01460862
First Posted: October 27, 2011
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals )
  Purpose
A retrospective database analysis to evaluate the impact of omalizumab on the use of corticosteroid, emergency-department visits and hospitalizations among patients with uncontrolled asthma and using high-dose Inhaled Corticosteroids (ICS) prior to initiating omalizumab.

Condition
Asthma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Analyze the Impact of Omalizumab on Corticosteroid Use, Emergency Room Visits and Hospitalizations Among Patients With Uncontrolled Asthma Receiving High Dose Inhaled Corticosteroids

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Further study details as provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Frequency of emergency-department visits and hospitalizations [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Study Start Date: May 2011
Groups/Cohorts
Omalizumab Cohort

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with uncontrolled asthma and using high-dose ICS prior to initiating omalizumab.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ≥12 years of age with a documented Cystic fibrosis (CF) diagnosis,
  • on Long acting Beta antagonist- Inhaled Corticosteroid (LABA-ICS) at baseline,
  • uncontrolled asthma at baseline.

Exclusion Criteria:

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01460862


Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Responsible Party: Novartis Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01460862     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HEORUS0091
First Submitted: October 25, 2011
First Posted: October 27, 2011
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2017
Last Verified: November 2017

Keywords provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):
Asthma
Omalizumab

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Asthma
Emergencies
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Hypersensitivity
Immune System Diseases
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes
Omalizumab
Anti-Allergic Agents
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents