Children with asthma in schools: an opportunity for "healthy alliances" between health and education authorities

Health Trends. 1995;27(4):127-9.


Head teachers of all primary and secondary schools in County Durham were surveyed during 1994 to investigate school policy and management of children with asthma. Results indicate a need and opportunity to improve asthma care for children at school through healthy alliances between the health and education authorities.

MeSH terms

  • Asthma / epidemiology
  • Asthma / therapy*
  • Child
  • Faculty
  • Health Care Coalitions
  • Humans
  • Organizational Policy
  • Quality of Health Care
  • School Health Services / standards*
  • State Medicine / organization & administration*
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • United Kingdom / epidemiology