Feasibility and impact of a school-based intervention for families of urban adolescents with asthma: results from a randomized pilot trial.

@article{Bruzzese2008FeasibilityAI,
  title={Feasibility and impact of a school-based intervention for families of urban adolescents with asthma: results from a randomized pilot trial.},
  author={Jean-Marie Bruzzese and Lynne H Unikel and Richard Gallagher and David 0. Evans and Vivian T. Colland},
  journal={Family process},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={95-113}
}
The purpose of this study was to test the feasibility and short-term outcomes of Asthma: It's a Family Affair!, a school-based intervention for adolescents with asthma and their caregivers. Twenty-four ethnic minority families with a middle school student with asthma were randomized to immediate intervention or no-treatment control. Intervention students received six group sessions on prevention and management of asthma. Caregivers received five group sessions teaching child-rearing skills to… CONTINUE READING

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