Our Pediatric Asthma team has gathered helpful resources here in one place. If you have any questions, please contact us. We are here for you!
Info Sessions - Slides
- Childhood Asthma: Asthma educator Susan M. McKillop, MSNeD, BSN, RN, AE-C of Weill Cornell Medicine's Pediatric Asthma Program discusses Anatomy and Physiology, Overview of Asthma, Asthma in NYC, Symptoms. amd Asthma Management.
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- Spacer Use: Asthma educator Susan M. McKillop, MSNeD, BSN, RN, AE-C discusses spacer use and inhalers. Susan discusses how asthma medication goes to your lungs and other important things to know about using a spacer for better medicine delivery.
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- What is an Asthma Action Plan? Asthma educator Susan M. McKillop, MSNeD, BSN, RN, AE-C explains how to develop an asthma action plan, and why it is useful in managing your/your child's asthma.
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- Asthma Triggers: Asthma educator Susan M. McKillop, MSNeD, BSN, RN, AE-C discusses common asthma triggers including exercise, weather, allergens, irritants, and stress, and offers tips for managing triggers.
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Spacer with Inhaler Visual Guide
Download PDF: Why Use a Spacer? Posted with permission by the American Lung Association.