Highlights of Past Studies
Long-Acting Beta Agonist Step Down Study
A number of studies have suggested that sleep-disordered breathing, including obstructive sleep apnea, increases the risk of high blood pressure, heart attack, and stroke. But so far, no studies have quantified that risk over time.
The Tucson Epidemiological Study of Airway Obstructive Disease is a population-based prospective cohort study initiated in 1972 in Tucson, Arizona. At study initiation, 3,805 Tucson residents between the ages of 6 to 95 years participated.
The Infant Immune Study follows nearly 500 families, whose children were enrolled at birth and are now teenagers. Researchers are exploring the development of the immune system in childhood and specifically how it relates to asthma and allergies.
For more than three decades, researchers with the Tucson Children's Respiratory Study (CRS) have been collecting extensive data about the respiratory health of more than 1,000 subjects – enrolled as infants, and now as adults. By analyzing the massive amount of information collected from this l
Effect of Positive Airway Pressure on Reducing Airway Reactivity in Patients with Asthma
Azithromycin for Preventing the Development of Upper Respiratory Tract Illness into Lower Respiratory Tract Symptoms in Children and Oral Corticosteroids for Treating Episodes of Significant Lower Respiratory Tract Symptoms in Children.