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The Status of Asthma in the Korean Military Personnel

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00982085
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2009 by Armed Forces Capital Hospital, Republic of Korea.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 22, 2009
Last Update Posted : September 22, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Armed Forces Capital Hospital, Republic of Korea

Brief Summary:
The aim of this study is to evaluate the status of allergic diseases in the Korean military personnel.

Condition or disease
Asthma

Detailed Description:
ISAAC (International Study of Asthma and Allergies in CHildhood) questionnaires are sent to military personnel in the republic of Korea. Military personnel are randomly selected representative of the number of soldiers in each area. We perform methacholine provocation test and MAST for current wheezer after informed consents.

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 4000 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Status of Asthma in the Korean Military Personnel
Study Start Date : June 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : March 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Asthma

Group/Cohort
Soldiers
Soldiers: The soldiers who respond the questionnaires




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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Korean Military personnel who resign in South Korea.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Korean military personnel who can respond questionnaire

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Person who refuse to participate in this study

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Contacts
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Contact: Sei Won Lee, MD 82 31 725 6298 desire31@medimail.co.kr

Locations
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Korea, Republic of
Armed Forces Capital Hospital Recruiting
Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 463-040
Sponsors and Collaborators
Armed Forces Capital Hospital, Republic of Korea
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Sang Min Lee, MD Armed Forces Capital Hospital
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Responsible Party: Sei Won Lee, Armed Forces Capital Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00982085    
Other Study ID Numbers: Asthma Prevalence in ROK
First Posted: September 22, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 22, 2009
Last Verified: September 2009
Keywords provided by Armed Forces Capital Hospital, Republic of Korea:
Asthma
Allergic rhinitis
Military
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Asthma
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Hypersensitivity
Immune System Diseases