We've found 10 total results for "Asthma".

Patient Reported Outcomes for Acute Asthma Care Treatment

Asthma affects 1 in every 12 persons in the U.S., resulting in 1.9 million ED visits annually; however, the impact of ED care on patient-reported outcomes after acute exacerbations is unknown. The proposed research will train a physician-scientist to develop a novel ins...

Age: 18 years - 66+

Gender: All

Asthma and Obesity: Pilot Study

Develop and pilot test four theory-based educational modules that integrate counseling for asthma and obesity to promote greater physical activity among people with asthma.

Age: 21 - 64 years

Gender: All

Asthma and Obesity: Pilot Study

Develop and pilot test four theory-based educational modules that integrate counseling for asthma and obesity to promote greater physical activity among people with asthma.

Age: 21 - 64 years

Gender: All

Symptom Perception

Older asthmatics have considerably worse outcomes than younger patients with asthma. In this study, the investigators will evaluate the role of symptom perception as a key determinant of poorer outcomes and lower adherence to asthma self-management behaviors among o...

Age: 60 years - 66+

Gender: All

Vaginal Microbiome Exposure and Immune Responses in C-section Infants

The purpose of this research study is to assess at how differences in the microbiome (naturally occurring bacteria) of a baby may protect, or put a baby at risk, for allergic problems. The microbiome refers to the thousands of bacteria and molds that live in and on o...

Age: 18 - 45 years

Gender: Female

Cockroach Immunotherapy in Children and Adolescents

Scientific evidence has shown that, over the past two decades, the combination of cockroach allergy and cockroach exposure is one of the most important factors contributing to the dramatic increase in asthma morbidity seen in inner city children with asthma. Therefore...

Age: 6 - 17 years

Gender: All

Trial of Roflumilast in Asthma Management (TRIM)

There are currently no treatments to specifically target asthma in obese adults. This pilot study is being conducted to investigate how effective roflumilast is in treating asthma in participants that have a higher BMI. Roflumilast can induce weight loss, which may lead...

Age: 18 years - 66+

Gender: All

Trial of Roflumilast in Asthma Management (TRIM)

There are currently no treatments to specifically target asthma in obese adults. This pilot study is being conducted to investigate how effective roflumilast is in treating asthma in participants that have a higher BMI. Roflumilast can induce weight loss, which may le...

Age: 18 years - 66+

Gender: All

Developmental Impact of NICU Exposures (DINE)

The DINE study will test the hypothesis that potentially avoidable NICU-based exposures contribute to the neuro-cognitive and somatic impairments prevalent among NICU graduates. This hypothesis is drawn from the documented impact of phthalate exposure on early develo...

Age: Birth - 12 years

Gender: All