How effective are family educational interventions at reducing emergency department (ED) utilization by children with asthma?
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Bottom line: Family educational interventions are highly effective in reducing ED utilization by children with asthma, especially when coupled with regular follow-up by a case manager. Patients and their families can be taught to recognize asthma triggers, symptoms, and avoidance techniques (SOR: A, consistent RCTs).
Evidence Based Practice 16(10): 06