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Improving Pediatrician Knowledge About Environmental Triggers of Asthma

This article from Clinical Pediatrics by James R. Roberts, MD, MPH, Catherine J. Karr, MD, PhD, Lisa de Ybarrondo, MD, Leyla E. McCurdy, MPhil, Katherine D. Freeland, BS, Thomas C. Hulsey, ScD, and Joel Forman, MD finds that following educational intervention using NEEF's standardized PowerPoint presentation, pediatricians reported a significant increase in knowledge about environmental triggers of asthma and a willingness to incorporate exposure history questions and remediation recommendations in their routine practice.

"After delivering a structured and standardized presentation on environmental trigger identification and control to pediatricians... Pediatricians reported a significant improvement in knowledge about environmental triggers of asthma and a willingness to incorporate exposure history questions and remediation recommendations in their routine practice."

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