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Status Asthmaticus on the Intensive Care Prospective - STATIC PRO

2016-10-19 02:38:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study will prospectively assess the impact and relevance of several risk factors for children with severe acute asthma (SAA) or acute wheeze that have been identified in retrospective studies. Secondary we will assess short-term medical and psychosocial functioning in patient (and parents) admitted to a PICU for SAA/acute wheeze versus a control group admitted to a MC for SAA/acute wheeze.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Childhood Asthma With Status Asthmaticus

Location

Erasmus MC
Rotterdam
Zuid-Holland
Netherlands
3000WB

Status

Recruiting

Source

Erasmus Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-19T02:38:21-0400

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