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The purpose of the study is to investigate the clinical effects of multiple (28 day) twice-daily doses of OC000459 in comparison to placebo on clinic lung function (FEV1) in mild to moderate asthmatics with an FEV1 of 60-80% of predicted and requiring only short acting inhaled B2-adrenergic agonists for symptomatic control.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Sverdlovsk Regional Hospital #1
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:20-0400
The aim is to study the effect of OC000459 on eosinophilic airway inflammation and asthma control in subjects with severe, refractory eosinophilic asthma.
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Asthma attacks caused, triggered, or exacerbated by OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE.
Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.
An effect usually, but not necessarily, beneficial that is attributable to an expectation that the regimen will have an effect, i.e., the effect is due to the power of suggestion.
Asthma attacks following a period of exercise. Usually the induced attack is short-lived and regresses spontaneously. The magnitude of postexertional airway obstruction is strongly influenced by the environment in which exercise is performed (i.e. inhalation of cold air during physical exertion markedly augments the severity of the airway obstruction; conversely, warm humid air blunts or abolishes it).
Drugs that are used to treat asthma.
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Asthma is caused by inflammation of small tubes, called bronchi, which carry air in and out of the lungs. If you have asthma, the bronchi will be inflamed and more sensitive than normal. When you come into contact with something that irritates your...