A Risk Stratification Algorithm for Asthma Identification and Prioritization
“Asthma can interfere with school attendance and engagement. School health programs are central to asthma management. Case identification is limited by reliance on parent‐completed forms, which are often missing. This project tested a low‐burden screening algorithm to stratify students based on priority for nurse outreach at 2 large, urban schools with high asthma prevalence”.
In this article published in the Journal of School Health, the Rales team explains how a low‐burden screening algorithm helped to appropriately place students with asthma in priority groups. Read the full article here.