Establishing school-centered asthma programs.

@article{Cicutto2014EstablishingSA,
  title={Establishing school-centered asthma programs.},
  author={Lisa C. Cicutto and Melanie C Gleason and Stanley J Szefler},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  year={2014},
  volume={134 6},
  pages={1223-1230}
}
Asthma is a common chronic childhood disease associated with significant morbidity and high rates of school absenteeism, along with excessive costs for the patient and society. Asthma is a leading cause of school absenteeism, but this absenteeism is not equally distributed among those with asthma. Second to their home, school-aged children spend the largest portion of their wakeful hours at school. Opportunities exist to partner with schools to reach most children with asthma and those at the… CONTINUE READING
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