Validation of a set of asthma illustrations in children with chronic asthma in the emergency department
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Regis (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Irwin, Danica (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, OTTAWA, Canada)
Pascuet, Elena (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, OTTAWA, Canada)
Tulloch, Joanie (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, OTTAWA, Canada)
Introduction: National and international asthma guidelines support the use of written asthma action plans. However those presented in text format are difficult for pediatric patients and those with low literacy skills to comprehend. Pictograms enhance comprehension of information in action plans. Objectives: To validate a set of asthma.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.