Date of Publication

1-22-2014

Abstract

Introduction. Asthma is a chronic obstructive lung disease that causes wheezing, coughing, and shortness of breath, and is a cause of school absenteeism. School nurses play an integral role in asthma care for elementary-aged children.

Advisor(s)

David Kaminsky, MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Rebecca Ryan, American Lung Association, Vermont Chapter

Agency

American Lung Association in Vermont

Subjects

Educational and Community-Based Programs, Environmental Health, Health-Related Quality of Life & Well-Being, Maternal, Infant, and Child Health, Respiratory Diseases

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