“Contributing Factors in the Pathobiology of Airway Remodeling in Obesity”
There are two aims for this study. The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of body weight and hormones on airway fibrosis (scarring) and lung function in obese & lean asthma subjects compared to obese & lean non-asthma subjects (Aim 1). And in obese subjects with asthma undergoing bariatric surgery compared to obese non-asthma subjects undergoing bariatric surgery (Aim 2).
Methods have not been listed for this study. If you require more information about the methods of this study, please inquire with the researcher.
Contributing Factors in the Pathobiology of Airway Remodeling in Obesity