Purpose

This project seeks to develop and pilot test the pediatric ASTHMA-Educator mobile application.

Condition

Eligibility

Eligible Ages
Between 7 Years and 17 Years
Eligible Genders
All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

Inclusion Criteria

English-speaking individuals between 7-17 years with:

- Persistent asthma (diagnosis made by a healthcare provider) on a daily controller medication

- Able to give informed consent

- Smartphone (iOS or Android) access

Exclusion Criteria

  • Use of oral corticosteroids in the 2 weeks prior to the baseline visit
  • Pregnancy
  • Severe psychiatric or cognitive problems that would prohibit an individual from understanding and completing the protocol
  • Patients that previously received the ASTHMA-Educator application

Study Design

Phase
N/A
Study Type
Interventional
Intervention Model
Single Group Assignment
Intervention Model Description
There is one group (intervention arm only) in this proof of concept study.
Primary Purpose
Supportive Care
Masking
None (Open Label)

Arm Groups

ArmDescriptionAssigned Intervention
Experimental
Pediatric ASTHMA-Educator arm
This arm corresponds to the pediatric version of the ASTHMA-Educator mobile application.
  • Other: Pediatric ASTHMA-Educator mobile application
    This intervention represents a mobile application (accessible by iOS and Android devices) that provides asthma education through games and videos.

Recruiting Locations

Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, New York 10467
Contact:
Sunit Jariwala, MD
866-633-8255
sjariwal@montefiore.org

More Details

NCT ID
NCT03520881
Status
Recruiting
Sponsor
Montefiore Medical Center

Study Contact

Sunit Jariwala, MD
866-633-8255
sjariwal@montefiore.org

Detailed Description

This project seeks to develop and pilot test the pediatric ASTHMA-Educator mobile application. The study is being conducted at Montefiore Medical Center among pediatric (7-17 years old) patients with persistent asthma. We are collecting process and clinical outcomes in a longitudinal study design.

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