ERIC Number: EJ565150
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Improving Adherence to Medication Regimens for Children with Asthma and Its Effect on Clinical Outcome.
da Costa, Irene G.; Rapoff, Michael A.; Lemanek, Kathleen; Goldstein, Gerald L.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v30 n4 p687-91 Win 1997
A study examined the effects of a combined education and token system intervention to improve adherence to inhaled corticosteroids for an 8-year-old girl and a 10-year-old boy with asthma. A withdrawal design demonstrated improved adherence and, for one child, an associated improvement in pulmonary function occurred. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A