UCSF University of California, San Francisco | About UCSF | Search UCSF | UCSF Medical Center
 
Home | About Us | News | Studies | Partners | Investigators
studies

 

general info

The purpose of the STICS study is to find the best treatment for children during asthma flare ups.

The study is being funded by the National Institutes of Health, via the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The trial can be found on clinicaltrials.gov: 

https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02066129?term=STICS&rank=2

We are actively recruiting for this study!

Your child may be eligible if he/she:

• is 5-11 years old
• takes an everyday controller medication for their asthma or recently had asthma symptoms
• had at least one course of oral steroids for asthma symptoms in the last year