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Clinical research and knowledge transfer unit on childhood asthma (CRUCA)

New measures of prescription patterns and adherence to treatment among asthmatic patients.

This research project is meant to provide meaningful and effective monitoring tools that could be used in epidemiological drug studies (drugs served to the level of the population) and in intervention studies aimed at improving the prescription and drug compliance in chronic diseases such as asthma.

Principal investigator
Lucie Blais, Ph.D., Faculty of pharmacy, University of Montréal

Principal investigator at the CHU Sainte-Justine
Francine M. Ducharme, M.D., M.Sc., pediatrician and clinical epidemiologist, CHU Sainte-Justine

Catherine Lemière, M.D., adult respiratory, Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal
Martha McKinney, M.D., MPH., Respirologist, pediatrician, CHU Sainte-Justine
Marie-France Beauchesne, Pharm.D., Faculty of pharmacy, University of Montréal

Granting organizations
Conseil du médicament du Québec / Fonds de recherche du Québec - Santé (FRQS)

269 707 $

Study duration

Project team
Fatima-Zohra Kettani (Research agent)

For more information, contact Fatima-Zohra Kettani at 514-338-2222 extension 3375

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Updated on 10/15/2014
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