Improving asthma self-efficacy: Developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Asthma
  • Attitude to Health
  • Patient Education as Topic
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • This community-based asthma intervention improved asthma self-efficacy, self-perceived coping skills, and asthma quality of life for low-income African American adults. Larger trials are needed to test the efficacy of this intervention to reduce asthma morbidity in similar high-risk populations.

publication date

  • January 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2675162

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaci.2008.10.057

PubMed ID

  • 19130936

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 153

end page

  • 159.e3

volume

  • 123

number

  • 1