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Asthma with Dust Mite Allergy Study

The purpose of this study is to identify asthmatics allergic to dust mites who have increased asthma symptoms after inhaling dust mites. If your lung function drops, you may be invited to participate in other studies testing non-steroidal medication for asthma attacks.

Age & Gender

  • 18 years ~ 45 years
  • Male, Female

Visit Availability

  • Standard business hours (M-F, 8-5)

Location

North Carolina (Orange)

What will be asked of you

During the study, you will be asked to complete questionnaires and we will do some tests to learn about how your lungs function normally and how they function when you breathe in dust mites. Study participation also involves several blood draws, an EKG, a physical exam, and some other tests to learn more about your lungs. Contact the study team for more details.

Incentives

$620 if all visits completed.

In-person visits : 6
Phone or online visits : 1
Total length of participation : 2 weeks

Looking for Specific Volunteers

Able to participate:

  • Asthma
  • Allergic to dust mites

Not eligible if:

  • Require medication daily for asthma
  • Daily asthma symptoms

Contact the Team

Visit Location

100% Remote (online, phone, text)

Additional Study Information

Principal Investigator

Michelle Hernandez
Pediatrics - Allergy Immunology and Rheumatology

Study Type

Clinical or Medical

Study Topics

Allergy
Lungs and Breathing

IRB Number

16-2131

ClinicalTrials.gov

NCT03049111

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