Asthma Evidence-based Interventions

Example Evidence-based Interventions at a Glance
INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Provider Education
Provider education in public children’s health clinics Infant/Toddlers, Children, Adults Black Health care facility  
Provider education through problem-based learning and didactic lectures Adults, Seniors All Worksite  
Provider peer education and planned asthma care for children with asthma Children, Teens, Adults, Seniors All Health care facility  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY
  Age Race/Ethnicity   Group Education
Asthma day camp for children Children All Community  
Community asthma prevention program Children, Teens, Young adults, Adults All School, Faith-based, Community  
FirstAir asthma education program for a worksite Adults, Seniors All Worksite  
Holistic non-pharmacological treatment for asthma Teens, Young adults, Adults, Seniors All Health care facility  
Pharmacist provided education and counseling for children with asthma Infants/Toddlers, Children, Teens, Adults, Seniors All Health care facility  
Summer asthma camp for children Children, Teens All Community  
Yoga training for adolescents with asthma Children, Teens All Health care facility  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY
  Age Race/Ethnicity   Individual Education
Adult asthma education using an audiotape and booklet Young adults, Adults, Seniors All Health care facility  
Asthma command computer program Children All Health care facility  
Asthma education in rural communities Adults All Home  
Buteyko breathing technique video Adults All Home  
Community pharmacy asthma care program Young adults, Adults All Health care facility  
Computer-based instruction for adults with asthma Young adults, Adults All Home  
Computer education for dust mite reduction Adults All Health care facility  
Emergency room encouragement of follow-up with provider Adults All Health care facility  
Grampian Asthma Study of Integrated Care (GRASSIC) Teens, Young adults, Adults All Home, Health care facility  
Home-based parental education program Adults All Home  
Individual education for adults with asthma Adults All Health care facility  
Interactive Multimedia Program for Asthma Control and Tracking (IMPACT) Children, Teens, Adults All Health care facility  
Self-help manuals to improve breathing techniques Adults All Home  
Stress relief through journaling Young adults, Adults All Home  
Tailored asthma care for adults Adults All Health care facility  
Watch, Discover, Think and Act Children, Teens, Adults Black, Hispanic Health care facility  
Wee Wheezers at Home Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults Black Home  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Supportive Relationships
Medical indoor environment counseling All All Health care facility  
Therapy for children with asthma and their families All All Health care facility  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Environments and Policies
Installation of heating systems in public housing Children, Teens All Home  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Multiple Strategies
Asthma care program of the University of Pennsylvania Health System Adults, Seniors Black, Hispanic Home, Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
Asthma Care Training (ACT) for Kids Children, Adults All Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
Asthma outpatient education All All Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education
Asthma outreach program for children Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Asthma Wizard computer-based education Children, Teens, Adults All School, Home Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Australian six-step asthma management plan Children, Teens, Young Adults, Adults All Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education
Childhood asthma prevention study of Colorado Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults, Seniors All Home Individual Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
Childhood asthma project Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults Hispanic Health care facility Provider Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
Community-based asthma management program Children, Adults Other Home, Health care facility Provider Education, Group Education, Individual Education
Community pharmacy asthma education program Teens, Young adults, Adults All Worksite, Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education
Counseling to reduce environmental tobacco smoke exposure Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults All Home, Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Dust mite covers for mattress, box springs and pillow of children with asthma Children, Teens, Adults All Home Individual Education, Environment & Policy
Easy Breathing Adults, Seniors All Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education
Education and support for adults with asthma Young adults, Adults, Seniors All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Environmental tobacco smoke reduction intervention Children, Adults All Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
Family asthma program and community asthma program All All School, Community Campaigns & Promotion, Group Education
Group education for children with asthma Children All Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Group exercise program for children Children All Community, Home Group Education, Individual Education
The Health Buddy System Children, Teens All Home Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Healthy Homes II asthma project Infants/Toddlers, Children, Teens, Adults Black, Hispanic, Other Home Campaigns & Promotion, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
Home-based asthma education for Latino families Children, Teens, Adults Hispanic Home Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Home-based family education to improve medication adherence Children, Teens, Adults Black Home Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Hospital asthma intervention program for African American women Young adults, Adults, Seniors Black Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
House dust mite and smoke reduction for high-risk infants Infants/Toddlers, Adults All Home Individual Education, Environment & Policy
Individual and group education for self-management of asthma Young adults, Adults, Seniors All Community, Home, Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education
National Asthma Campaign of Australia All All Community Campaigns & Promotion, Provider Education
Neighborhood Asthma Coalition All Black School, Community, Health care facility Campaigns & Promotion, Group Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
Open Airways for Schools Children, Adults All School Campaigns & Promotion, Group Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
Parent and child asthma education Children, Teens, Adults, Seniors Hispanic Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
Parent education on asthma Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults All Home, Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education
Pharmacy asthma care program Adults All Worksite, Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education
Pharmacy-based education about asthma Adults All Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education
Population-based pediatric asthma health management program Children, Adults All Worksite, Health care facility Provider Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Roaring Adventures of Puff Children, Adults All School Group Education, Supportive Relationships
School-based education and asthma care plan policies All All School Group Education, Environment & Policy
School-based education for children with asthma Children, Adults All School, Home Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
School health clinic education for children with asthma and parents Children, Teens, Adults All School, Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education
Self-action plan for adult asthma patients Young adults, Adults All Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Self-management education and counseling for adults Adults All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Triple A (Adolescent Asthma Action) program Children, Teens All School Group Education, Supportive Relationships
You Can Control Asthma Black All Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education
Wee Wheezers Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults All Health care facility Group Education, Individual Education


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