A Study for Predicting Asthma Stability After Decreasing Chronic Medications Using a Home Test Measuring Airway Inflammation
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Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 14-009369
Sponsor Protocol Number: 14-009369
About this study
The purpose of this study is for patients who have decreased their chronic asthma medications to collect periodic home nasal swabs that measure levels of airway inflammation and may predict their asthma stability.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- A reduction in chronic asthma medication by at least 25%
- Have a home freezer where samples can be temporarily stored
- ≥ 7 years old
- Diagnoses of
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Matthew Rank, M.D.
Closed for enrollment
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Study Results Summary
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