Who can participate?
Children and teens 5 to 17 years old who:
Have a diagnosis of asthma
Are taking a controller medication
What will happen in the study?
This study includes one study visit that will last 60 to 90 minutes. Here are some of the things that will happen in this study:
You and your child will be asked to complete surveys that include questions that relate to his/her asthma and allergy symptoms, and his/her overall health, etc.
Your child may be asked to complete the following:
Height, weight and other measurements
Lung function test
Skin prick test for potential allergens
Parents interested in having their child participate will be given a consent form that thoroughly explains all of the details of the study. A member of the study staff will review the consent form with you and will be sure that all of your questions are answered.