Children ages 12-17, who have well-controlled asthma, are wanted in a clinical trial to study the effectiveness of mobile devices in an effort to determine the lowest dosage of medication needed to maintain control.
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We want to find out if omega-3 fatty acids (from fish oil) reduce the body’s inflammation and improve lung function and asthma symptoms in overweight teens and young adults with asthma.
Participants will require 4 to 5 clinic visits and 6 phone calls to monitor asthma over a 6 month period. Clinic study visits range from 2.5 to 3 hours each.
There are no costs involved in the study.
Participants can receive up to $200 for time and travel for completing all study visits and testing.
Study Name to Reference When Calling: GenOA/NOOA Study
For questions regarding the rights of research patients,
call the Nemours Office of Human Subjects Protection: (904) 697-4023.