Barriers to care of inner-city children with asthma: school nurse perspective.

@article{Forbis2006BarriersTC,
  title={Barriers to care of inner-city children with asthma: school nurse perspective.},
  author={Shalini G. Forbis and Jennifer Rammel and Belinda Huffman and Roberta Taylor},
  journal={The Journal of school health},
  year={2006},
  volume={76 6},
  pages={205-7}
}
School nurses spend considerable time caring for the needs of children with asthma and thus can offer valuable insights into barriers to asthma care within the school setting. Investigators conducted focus groups with school nurses in Dayton Public Schools to evaluate barriers to asthma care for children in an urban school system. The school nurses identified school-related, parent-related, medical, and environmental barriers to optimal care provision during the school day. Suggestions offered… CONTINUE READING