ERIC Number: EJ617537
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Watch, Discover, Think, and Act: Evaluation of Computer-Assisted Instruction To Improve Asthma Self-Management in Inner-City Children.
Bartholomew, L. K.; Gold, R. S.; Parcel, G. S.; Czyzewski, D. I.; Sockrider, M. M.; Fernandez, M.; Shegog, R.; Swank, P.
Patient Education and Counseling, v39 n2-3 p269-80 Feb 2000
An interactive multimedia computer game to enhance self-management skills and thereby improve asthma outcomes in inner city children with asthma was evaluated. Results find that the intervention was associated with fewer hospitalizations, better symptom scores, increased functional status, greater knowledge of asthma management, and better child self-management behavior. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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