Table 1

Collection of outcome measures and co-variables in chronologic order
Elapsed time since inclusion (months) 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Study visit/patient interview X X X X X
Registry of patient characteristics X
Adherence to ICS (continuous Real Time Medication Monitoring, RTMM) X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Asthma control in past month (Asthma Control Test, ACT) X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Asthma control in past 3 months (collecting spirometry data) X X X X X
Collecting data on healthcare use and school/work absence in the past 3 months X X X X
Collecting number of visits and admissions to hospital for asthma in the past 12 months X X
Screening public pharmacy dispensing data from the past 12 months (measuring asthma control, healthcare use and medication costs) X
Medication Beliefs (Beliefs about Medicines Questionnaire,BMQ) X X
Asthma specific quality of life in past week (PAQLQ) X X
Patient acceptance of RTMM (Online Focus Groups, OFGs) X X X X X X

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