The Application of Behavioral Techniques to Childhood Asthma

  • Thomas L. Creer
  • Charles M. Renne
  • Hyman Chai

Abstract

The major purpose of this chapter is to outline a behaviorally-oriented assessment and treatment approach for pediatric asthma. The discourse will delineate problem areas associated, directly and indirectly, with asthma management and treatment and deal with issues related to behavior analysis and intervention for these problems.

Keywords

Asthmatic Patient Peak Flow Childhood Asthma Small Airway Peak Expiratory Flow Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas L. Creer
    • 1
  • Charles M. Renne
    • 2
  • Hyman Chai
    • 2
  1. 1.Ohio UniversityAthensUSA
  2. 2.National Asthma CenterDenverUSA

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