Asthma is a highly prevalent chronic condition associated with considerable morbidity, reduced health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and significant costs for public health , . Interventions aimed at preventing childhood asthma are being developed and evaluated -. While the majority of asthma management education for parents occurs in the clinical setting, increasingly, multifaceted environmental interventions to decrease asthma-like symptoms are delivered by community health workers . Previous studies identified positive outcomes associated with community health worker-delivered interventions, including decreased asthmalike symptoms .
|Title of host publication||Everyday Environmental Toxins|
|Subtitle of host publication||Childrens Exposure Risks|
|Publisher||Apple Academic Press|
|Number of pages||24|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2015|