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PLEASANT: Preventing and Lessening Exacerbations of Asthma in School-age children Associated with a New Term
Project title: PLEASANT: Preventing and Lessening Exacerbations of Asthma in School-age children Associated with a New Term
Call to action: 11/01 HTA Clinical Trials - July 2011 Board submission (Feb 11 deadline)
Research type: Primary Research
Contractor: The University of Sheffield
Co-investigators: Dr Jonathan Boote, Dr Michelle Horspool, Dr William Henry Smithson, Ms Annie Wright, Ms Sarah Davis, Professor Cindy Cooper, Professor Heather Elphick, Professor Paul Norman, Professor Tjeerd van Staa.
Started: January 2013 | Status: Published December 2016
A medication reminder letter sent in July from GPs to parents/carers of school-age children with asthma did not reduce unscheduled contacts in September; but there appeared to be later effects and cost savings.
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