TITLE

Helping kids -- and families -- breathe easier

PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Aug2014, Vol. 88 Issue 8, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launch of an asthma action program by Children's Hospital Center for Pediatric Medicine in Greenville, South Carolina to provide outpatient services to asthmatic children and educate family members on their management.
ACCESSION #
97558184

 

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