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Management of Asthma in School-aged Children On Therapy - MASCOT
Project title: Management of Asthma in School-aged Children On Therapy - MASCOT
Call to action: 05/503 Medicines for Children - Respiratory system
Research type: Primary Research
Chief investigator: Professor Warren Lenney
Lead Author: Professor Warren Lenney
Contractor: Keele University
Started: April 2009 | Status: Published February 2013
Study found that based on the results of the MASCOT trial it is not possible to conclude whether adding salmeterol or montelukast to low-dose inhaled corticosteroids can reduce the number of exacerbations requiring treatment with oral corticosteroids in children with uncontrolled asthma.
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