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The asthma registry collects medical information about children with asthma or those suspected to have asthma to create a database for further analysis by researchers. Many advances in medicine have resulted from research involving the collection and analysis of the medical record information of patients with a specific disease or condition. The registry may also be used to help identify candidates for future clinical studies related to asthma
Boys and girls with asthma or those suspected to have asthma.
Boys: All ages
Girls: All ages
Parents/guardians will permit medical record information for the child to be included in the registry. The parent/guardian or child will answer a twenty minute questionnaire about the child’s condition. Additionally, the registry requires a blood sample, which can be taken at the same time the child needs to have blood drawn for a clinical indication.
Visits: Not Applicable
Duration: Not Applicable
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Allergy and Immunology
Shean Aujla, MD
For more information about the study or enrollment, please contact:
Tracey Dill, RTT
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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