Experiences of living with asthma - a focus group study with adolescents and parents of children with asthma.

@article{Jonsson2014ExperiencesOL,
  title={Experiences of living with asthma - a focus group study with adolescents and parents of children with asthma.},
  author={Marina Jonsson and A C Egmar and Eva Hallner and Inger Kull},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2014},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={185-92}
}
OBJECTIVE The goal for asthma treatment is that every individual, so far as possible, shall live without symptoms and exacerbations. Patients and health care professionals sometimes have different perceptions of what is important for achieving good quality of life. This work aims to describe the experiences among adolescents as well as those of parents with young children living with asthma. METHODS Four focus group interviews were performed, two with parents of young children and two with… CONTINUE READING
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