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Sensitivity and Specificity of Aridol Challenge for a Diagnosis of Asthma by a Specialist Pulmonologist

2014-08-27 03:37:48 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to estimate the sensitivity, specificity and positive and negative predictive values of a positive Aridol challenge with respect to a specialist pulmonologist diagnosis of asthma in corticosteroid naive subjects with asthma-like symptoms and no previous diagnosis of asthma

Description

The comparator is methacholine provocation

Study Design

Additional Descriptors: Convenience Sample, Primary Purpose: Screening, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Asthma

Location

Straume Spesialistsenter
Bergen
Hordaland
Norway
N-7006

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

St. Olavs Hospital

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:37:48-0400

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