Symptom reporting in childhood asthma: a comparison of assessment methods

@article{Halterman2006SymptomRI,
  title={Symptom reporting in childhood asthma: a comparison of assessment methods},
  author={Jill S. Halterman and H Lorrie Yoos and Harriet Kitzman and Elizabeth Anson and Kimberly Sidora-Arcoleo and Ann McMullen},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={2006},
  volume={91 9},
  pages={
          766-70
        }
}
BACKGROUND One barrier to receiving adequate asthma care is inaccurate estimations of symptom severity. AIMS To interview parents of children with asthma in order to: (1) describe the range of reported illness severity using three unstructured methods of assessment; (2) determine which assessment method is least likely to result in a "critical error" that could adversely influence the child's care; and (3) determine whether the likelihood of making a "critical error" varies by… CONTINUE READING

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