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Screening Asthmatic and Non-asthmatic Volunteers for Experimental Rhinovirus Challenges with Rhinovirus
Heymann Peter, W
Volunteers (ages 18 – 40 years old) are needed for a study about asthma and the common cold. The ultimate goal of this research is to better understand asthma and the common cold and improve asthma care. The purpose of this screening study is to determine eligibility for a study about asthma and the common cold. Screening is ongoing and involves 2 outpatient visits. Screening Visit 1: You will have a blood draw, complete a questionnaire. Screening Visit 2: Lung function evaluation to verify asthma (called a methacholine challenge test) , a allergy evaluation and another possible blood draw. Compensation • Volunteers will be reimbursed $40 for the first visit and $40 for the second. • Based on the results, those who qualify can enroll in a 4 week study about asthma and the common cold. Reimbursement for this next study will be $800.00. IRB HSR # 12673
Healthy Subjects - Outpatient