Category archives for Evidence-Based Review

A review of adult asthma

A review of adult asthma and the effectiveness of education programs in reducing symptoms

A review of adult asthma and the effectiveness of education programs in reducing symptoms Authors: Perkison, William Brett; Sidani, Mohamad Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease that occurs in children and adults. The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) recommends asthma self-management education to be essential in providing patients with the skills necessary to control […]

Patient-centered medical home and integrated care in the United States

managing depression

Patient-centered medical home and integrated care in the United States: An opportunity to maximize delivery of primary care Authors: Gonzalez, Sandra J.; Mejia de Grubb, Maria C.; Zoorob, Roger J. The reciprocal relationship between mental and physical health is well established. Undiagnosed, untreated, and poorly managed mental health conditions are associated with numerous physical health complications, poor […]