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ERIC Number: EJ483107
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-7283
Coping with Childhood Asthma: Caretakers' Views.
Mailick, Mildred D.; And Others
Health & Social Work, v19 n2 p103-11 May 1994
Pilot study of 23 caretakers of African American and Hispanic school-aged children with asthma explored effects of asthma on families and coping strategies of caretakers. Found large and significant correlations between perceived impact in areas of financial burden, social and familial isolation, and personal strain. Caretakers reported using active coping, planning, religion, and acceptance of asthma most frequently. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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