Clinical Trial

Pathobiology of Airway Remodeling in Obesity

Study Description

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).

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Methods have not been listed for this study. If you require more information about the methods of this study, please inquire with the researcher.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Contributing Factors in the Pathobiology of Airway Remodeling in Obesity

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03115632

ParticipAid ID

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