A Randomized Controlled Trial of Behavior Changes in Home Exposure ControlEPA Grant Number: R832139C002
Subproject: this is subproject number 002 , established and managed by the Center Director under grant R832139
(EPA does not fund or establish subprojects; EPA awards and manages the overall grant for this center).
Center: Johns Hopkins Center for Childhood Asthma in the Urban Environment
Center Director: Breysse, Patrick N.
Title: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Behavior Changes in Home Exposure Control
Investigators: Breysse, Patrick N.
Current Investigators: Butz, Arlene
Institution: The Johns Hopkins University
EPA Project Officer: Callan, Richard
Project Period: November 1, 2003 through October 31, 2008 (Extended to October 31, 2010)
RFA: Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research (2003) RFA Text | Recipients Lists
Research Category: Children's Health , Health Effects , Health
The objectives of this community-based prevention project are to: (1) conduct a randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of current intervention methods to reduce hazardous exposures and their adverse health effects; and (2) complete the analysis of the intervention trial conducted under EPA Agreement No. R826724 and publish the results.
Publications and Presentations:Publications have been submitted on this subproject: View all 31 publications for this subproject | View all 114 publications for this center
Journal Articles:Journal Articles have been submitted on this subproject: View all 30 journal articles for this subproject | View all 111 journal articles for this center
Supplemental Keywords:asthma, allergens, smoke, smoking, pollutant exposure, particulate matter, PM, children’s health,, RFA, Health, Scientific Discipline, INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION, ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, Health Risk Assessment, Risk Assessments, Disease & Cumulative Effects, Biochemistry, Children's Health, Environmental Policy, Atmospheric Sciences, Ecological Risk Assessment, Risk Assessment, asthma, environmental health, health effects, air pollutants, air toxics, community-based intervention, age-related differences, airway disease, children, Human Health Risk Assessment, air pollution, human exposure, children's environmental health, ambient particulates, disease, airborne urban contaminants
Progress and Final Reports:
Main Center Abstract and Reports:R832139 Johns Hopkins Center for Childhood Asthma in the Urban Environment
Subprojects under this Center: (EPA does not fund or establish subprojects; EPA awards and manages the overall grant for this center).
R832139C001 The Epidemiology of Susceptibility to Airborne Particulates and Allergens to Asthma in African Americans
R832139C002 A Randomized Controlled Trial of Behavior Changes in Home Exposure Control
R832139C003 Mechanisms of Particulate-Induced Allergic Asthma
R832139C004 Dendritic Cell Activation by Particulate Matter and Allergen