Module 4—Learning more about environmental triggers
In this video, we provide a brief overview of the prevalent airborne allergens & irritants that may impact a child’s asthma and discuss the merits of skin testing vs blood testing in assessing a child’s sensitivities for a tailored asthma counseling intervention (as was offered under the CHAMPS program).
For more information on the CHAMPS program, please visit the CHAMPS Homepage.
- Refer to the Allergen Sensitivity Testing section of the CHAMPS Manual for more information on assessing allergen sensitivity for the CHAMPS intervention.
- Refer to the Home Environment Assessment section of the CHAMPS Manual for more information on identifying environmental allergen triggers in a patient’s home for the CHAMPS intervention.
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