Asthma education and patient monitoring

December 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/30/99 Supplement, Vol. 161, pS15
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the recommendations for asthma education and patient monitoring. Education is an essential component of asthma management. Several studies have been conducted on the role of educational strategies and methods in asthma but efforts to evaluate its benefits are lacking. There are also limited studies on the importance and role of monitoring, education and self-management plans in medications. The components of an asthma education program are enumerated.


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