Increasing ICS Dose vs Add-on Therapy in Children with Asthma

Lead Investigators:

  • Professor Stephen Turner
  • Professor David Price

Research Team:

  • Catherine Hutton
  • Lianne Mabin
  • Annie Burden
  • Vicky Thomas
  • Muzammil Ali
  • Francesca Barion
  • Julie von Ziegenweidt
  • Daniel West
  • Anna Rigazio
  • Shuna Gould

Status: Active


  • The Respiratory Effectiveness Group
  • Research in Real-Life




Short Description:

A historical observational database study UK using primary care data to evaluate the comparative effectiveness of different paediatric asthma step-up options with respect to asthma control at 12 months, specifically ICS dose increase; addition of LABA to existing ICS (as either a separate inhaler or as part of a fixed dose combination) or the addition of LTRA to existing LABA therapy.Documents and Publications

  • Protocol
  • Abstracts
  • Presentations
  • Final Publications
  • Additional Material