Offered by: Nemours
Location: Orlando, FL; Jacksonville, FL
What is the trial about?
The study of asthma and obesity.
Who can participate?
Children with a physician diagnoses of asthma and with a BMI > 85th percentile-for age (ages12-17) or BMI >30 (for age 18-25).
What is involved?
Length of study is 6 months. Tests and procedures performed include but not limited to: complete physical exam, spirometry, methacholine challenge, peak flow meter, exhaled nitric oxide.