asthma self-management

asthma self-management

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as personal actions to prevent or reverse an inflammatory condition resulting in bronchial constriction of the airways. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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The funds will also support the recruitment and training of Community Health Workers who will deliver tenant and landlord education on asthma self-management and coordinate education campaigns for at-risk families and individuals.
Search terms included asthma, adolescent, asthma management, asthma self-management.
Future research should also consider 'big picture' studies, in which a number of different variables such as medication compliance, asthma self-management, quality of life, and lung function might all be examined in one investigation.
After a month of monitoring, participants were then given access to smartphone and Web-based applications that were designed to support and encourage asthma self-management.
Can lay people deliver asthma self-management education as effectively as primary care based practice nurses?
Home-based asthma self-management education for inner city children.
Researchers in New York City studied the effect of the eight-week program, The Asthma Self-Management for Adolescents, aimed at urban youth and their medical providers.
Asthma self-management education should be tailored to the needs of each patient, maintaining sensitivity to cultural beliefs and practices, and involving family members, particularly for pediatric and elderly patients.
Asthma self-management education should be integrated into all aspects of asthma care and reinforced at each follow-up visit.
Patients with poor asthma control were able and ready to incorporate internet-based asthma self-management for a long period of time (65%), whereas patients with good control were not (11%; p < 0.
This paper describes the available evidence regarding the effect of pediatric asthma self-management training and education (PASMTE) and the use of peak flow meters (PFM), nebulizers, and spacers on asthma-related health outcomes and health services utilization for children with symptomatic asthma in the state of California.
Evaluation of an asthma self-management education program.
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