Asthma in the under 5's

Australia, 1992

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Noni Hazelhurst presents interviews with parents and child care professionals who explore the difficulties in diagnosis and symptoms which suggest asthma. Provides a definition of asthma, discusses common triggers, asthma severity and outlines a six point management plan. 1. Assess severity 2. Achieve best lung function 3. Maintain best lung function 4. Optimise medications 5. Develop an action plan 6. Educate child and family and review regularly. Briefly addresses treatment strategies including medication types and preventative agents. Similarly, the role of support groups and the benefits of swimming classes. Accompanied by 4p. of Supporting Notes.

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Credits

director

Paul Roy

producer

Jenny Ainge

production company

Film Australia

Iguana Films (AU)

Duration

00:17:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1992

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

303572

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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