Long-term benefits for Mäori of an asthma self-management program in a Mäori community which takes a partnership approach.

@article{Ratima1999LongtermBF,
  title={Long-term benefits for M{\"a}ori of an asthma self-management program in a M{\"a}ori community which takes a partnership approach.},
  author={Mihi M Ratima and Chris Fox and Barbara Fox and H Te Karu and T Gemmell and Tania Slater and Wendyl D'Souza and Neil E. Pearce},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand journal of public health},
  year={1999},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={601-5}
}
BACKGROUND In 1991, an intervention trial of the efficacy of an asthma self-management plan was carried out in partnership with a rural Mäori community. The program relied on Mäori community health workers and other health professionals working in partnership, was delivered through clinics in traditional Mäori community centres and Mäori processes were followed throughout. The plan was shown to be effective in reducing asthma morbidity. OBJECTIVE To assess whether the long-term benefits of… CONTINUE READING