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FDA approves first generic version of asthma, COPD drug

Mar 16, 2022
The Food and Drug Administration approved the first generic version of Symbicort, a metered-dose inhaler for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

New IFDHE feature highlights pediatric asthma prevention

Sep 28, 2020
In this Institute for Diversity and Health Equity Spotlight Feature, Passavant Area Hospital in rural central Illinois shares how its community-focused approach to reducing disparities in health care is supporting pediatric asthma treatment and prevention.

Chair File: Community Partnership Helps Kids Manage Asthma

Aug 13, 2018
St. Louis Children’s Hospital launched the Healthy Kids Express Asthma Program in 2009 to address the number 1 diagnosis in the St. Louis public school district and number 1 reason for students missing school.
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Enhancing Asthma Care Outcomes

Nov 16, 2016
After recognizing asthma as a major condition for many patients in the emergency department,
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Baptist Health - Community Asthma Partnership at Wolfson

Aug 24, 2016
OverviewThe Community Asthma Partnership was launched in 1992 by Baptist Health working with Nemours Children’s Specialty Care and University of Florida Health.

Study: Socioeconomic, other risk factors explain racial disparity in asthma readmissions

May 16, 2016
African-American children were more than twice as likely as white children to be readmitted to an urban children’s hospital for asthma between August 2010 and October 2011, with socioeconomic and o
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Helping Adults Breathe and Thrive: A Healthy Homes Approach to Improving Respiratory Health of Adults with Asthma

Sep 16, 2016
As a health organization that serves communities disproportionately affected by asthma, Sinai Health System adopted an innovative community health worker (CHW) home-based intervention model to deli
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Spotlight Feature: Listening to Your Community’s Health Care Needs to Ensure a Brighter Future

Sep 22, 2020
In this Spotlight Feature interview, Haley Urish, RN and patient care coordinator at Passavant along with Sarah Karraker, LCSW and Passavant’s manager of quality safety & operations improvement, discuss program goals for helping the youngest patients in the hospital’s surrounding community.