Characteristics of Existing Asthma Self-Management Education Packages

Project Summary Title and Description

Characteristics of Existing Asthma Self-Management Education Packages
This Technical Brief identifies the components that comprise asthma self-management education (AS-ME) packages used in the United States, and examines, compares, and organizes their key characteristics and available research to enable a better understanding of current practice and future needs.
Authors of Report
Methodology description
The final report can be accessed on the AHRQ Effective Health Care site at: Data for this project were entered into SRDR retrospectively.
Funding Source
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Key Questions

1. What are the characteristics of asthma self-management education (AS-ME) packages, and how do they vary?
2. What is the context and implementation of AS-ME packages?
3. What is the current evidence addressing AS-ME packages?
4. What future research is needed to close evidence gaps regarding AS-ME packages?

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Associated Studies (each link opens a new tab)

IMP2ART systematic review of education for healthcare professionals implementing supported self-management for asthma.2018
A community-based strategy for improving asthma management and outcomes for preschoolers.
Kickin' Asthma: school-based asthma education in an urban community.2008
Asthma education and health outcomes of children aged 8 to 12 years.2013
An evaluation of asthma interventions for preteen students.2010
Effectiveness of a modified open airways curriculum.2015
The effect of peer-led self-management education programmes for adolescents with asthma: a systematic review and meta-analysis2017
Impact of asthma 101 training on level of nursing students' knowledge2010
The effects of an adolescent asthma education intervention on knowledge, intention, behavior, self-efficacy and self-consciousness2010
A randomized pilot trial of a school-based psychoeducational intervention for children with asthma2019
Effects of a school-based intervention for urban adolescents with asthma. A controlled trial.2011
Feasibility and impact of a school-based intervention for families of urban adolescents with asthma: results from a randomized pilot trial.2008
Evaluation of the Fight Asthma Now (FAN) program to improve asthma knowledge in urban youth and teenagers.2011
Improving Asthma Management in the Elementary School Setting: An Education and Self-management Pilot Project.-- Not Found --
Partners in school asthma management: evaluation of a self-management program for children with asthma.2006
The use of the Asthma Blues educational program and device teaching to improve asthma knowledge and self-management skills2013
The impact of an urban home-based intervention program on asthma outcomes in children2014
A web-based, tailored asthma management program for urban African-American high school students.2007
Effectiveness of a school- and community-based academic asthma health education program on use of effective asthma self-care behaviors in older school-age students.2015
Randomized clinical trial of a school-based academic and counseling program for older school-age students.2009
A randomized controlled trial of self-management education for asthma patients in the emergency department.2011
Randomized trial of self-management education in asthmatic patients and effects of depressive symptoms.2010
A randomized controlled behavioral trial of a new adult asthma self-management program2011
Individualized asthma self-management improves medication adherence and markers of asthma control.2009
Improvement of rural children's asthma self-management by lay health educators.2008
A multifaceted community-based asthma intervention in Chicago: effects of trigger reduction and self-management education on asthma morbidity.2013
A pilot study assessing the impact of a learner-centered adult asthma self-management program on psychological outcomes.2010
A pilot study to evaluate self initiated computer patient education in children with acute asthma in pediatric emergency department.2007
A comparison of an individually tailored and a standardized asthma self-management education2009
Utilizing the community health worker model to communicate strategies for asthma self-management and self-advocacy among public housing residents2015
Development, implementation and evaluation of a new adult asthma self-management program.2007
A matched-cohort evaluation of a bedside asthma intervention for patients hospitalized at a large urban children's hospital.2011
Indicators of asthma control among students in a rural, school-based asthma management program.2014
Inpatient asthma education program.2012
Effectiveness of school-based self-management interventions for asthma among children and adolescents: findings from a Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis.2019
Impact of asthma self-management on pediatric emergency department visits and hospitalizations2010
Do school-based asthma education programs improve self-management and health outcomes?2009
What are the components of effective chronic condition self-management education interventions for children with asthma, cystic fibrosis, and diabetes? A systematic review.2019
The effects of self-management education for school-age children on asthma morbidity: a systematic review.2011
School and community-based nurse-led asthma interventions for school-aged children and their parents: a systematic literature review2019

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