Asthma knowledge and approach among Pakistani family physicians and the impact of an educational programme.

@article{Haque2007AsthmaKA,
  title={Asthma knowledge and approach among Pakistani family physicians and the impact of an educational programme.},
  author={Ahmed Suleman Haque and Ali Bin Sarwar Zubairi and A. Sarraf Shiraz and F Zuberi and Syed Irfan Karim and Romana Pervez and Safia Awan},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2007},
  volume={11 11},
  pages={1260-5}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess asthma knowledge and approach among Pakistani family physicians and the impact of an educational programme. DESIGN A total of 89 family physicians attending a continuing medical education programme were evaluated using a 17-item questionnaire before and after a lecture and seminar-based educational programme. Three scores -- total score (TSc), knowledge subscore (KSc) and approach subscore (ASc) -- were calculated before and after the course. RESULTS A total of 82 (92… CONTINUE READING