Offered by: Nemours
Locations: Delaware Valley; Jacksonville, FL; Orlando, FL
What is the trial about?
- Learn what is the best way to decrease the amount of asthma medicine that people with asthma take and still be well controlled.
- Develop easier ways for patients to participate and understand the information that we provide to families.
Who can participate?
Children ages 12 to 17, who have asthma that is well controlled and are on a combination of medications called inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) and long-acting beta agonists such as medium doses of Advair, Symbicort or Dulera.
What is involved?
Tests and procedures include but are not limited to spirometry, complete physical exam, peak flow meter, exhaled nitric oxide and one blood draw (10 ml., about 2 teaspoons, of blood will be obtained). We will ask you to complete a medical history and a daily asthma diary card form; spirometry will be done at each of visit
Contact Nemours Clinical Trials
Trial Name: Step Down Study/Use of Mobile Devices & the Internet to Streamline an Asthma Clinical Trial