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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/602037
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Title:
Early Intervention for Asthma Exacerbation in School-Age Children
Author(s):
Ezomo, Doris
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Lambda Iota
Author Details:
Doris Ezomo, RN, ezomod@kean.edu
Abstract:
Session presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: ' ' 'To prevent school age (Hereafter known as students) children from having chronic and troublesome symptoms. ''' To maintain student's lung function as close to normal as possible. ' ' To help maintain normal physical activity levels (including exercise) as possible. ''' To prevent recurrent attacks and to reduce the need for emergency department visits and/or hospitalizations. ''' To provide medications that gives the best results with the fewer side effects.'Methods: ' ' 'An experimental design study with level one evidence was conducted to determine the effect of asthma intervention program in schools. ' ' 'A self-administered questionnaire was used to measured five variables that includes knowledge, attitude toward asthma, quality of life, self-efficacy, and self- ' ' ' ' ' ' 'management behaviors 'Results: The result for this intervention was adopted as part of the routine care management of childhood asthma in general throughout this program. And 80% decrease in school absents and emergency room visit was recorded. 'Conclusion: Every one of the twenty-four students selected now has an asthma action plan on file. A new policy now in place that requires nurses to initiate a phone interview with the parents of all asthmatic students and to complete /sign off on each step of the newly developed check list and asthma action plan..
Keywords:
Asthma Management, Health Promotion, Severe Asthma; Predictor of exacerbation, Long Term Control, Corticosteroid burst,; Pediatric asthma, exacerbation, early detection
CINAHL Headings:
Asthma--Prevention and Control--In Infancy and Childhood
Repository Posting Date:
17-Mar-2016
Date of Publication:
17-Mar-2016 ; 17-Mar-2016
Other Identifiers:
INRC15PST56
Conference Date:
2015
Conference Name:
26th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Description:
Research Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.titleEarly Intervention for Asthma Exacerbation in School-Age Childrenen
dc.contributor.authorEzomo, Dorisen
dc.contributor.departmentLambda Iotaen
dc.author.detailsDoris Ezomo, RN, ezomod@kean.eduen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/602037-
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: ' ' 'To prevent school age (Hereafter known as students) children from having chronic and troublesome symptoms. ''' To maintain student's lung function as close to normal as possible. ' ' To help maintain normal physical activity levels (including exercise) as possible. ''' To prevent recurrent attacks and to reduce the need for emergency department visits and/or hospitalizations. ''' To provide medications that gives the best results with the fewer side effects.'Methods: ' ' 'An experimental design study with level one evidence was conducted to determine the effect of asthma intervention program in schools. ' ' 'A self-administered questionnaire was used to measured five variables that includes knowledge, attitude toward asthma, quality of life, self-efficacy, and self- ' ' ' ' ' ' 'management behaviors 'Results: The result for this intervention was adopted as part of the routine care management of childhood asthma in general throughout this program. And 80% decrease in school absents and emergency room visit was recorded. 'Conclusion: Every one of the twenty-four students selected now has an asthma action plan on file. A new policy now in place that requires nurses to initiate a phone interview with the parents of all asthmatic students and to complete /sign off on each step of the newly developed check list and asthma action plan..en
dc.subjectAsthma Management, Health Promotion, Severe Asthmaen
dc.subjectPredictor of exacerbation, Long Term Control, Corticosteroid burst,en
dc.subjectPediatric asthma, exacerbation, early detectionen
dc.subject.cinahlAsthma--Prevention and Control--In Infancy and Childhooden
dc.date.available2016-03-17T13:02:12Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03-17-
dc.date.issued2016-03-17en
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-17T13:02:12Zen
dc.conference.date2015en
dc.conference.name26th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationSan Juan, Puerto Ricoen
dc.descriptionResearch Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.en
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