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Building Bridges for Asthma Care: Reducing School Absence for Inner City Children with Health Disparities.

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Summary of "Building Bridges for Asthma Care: Reducing School Absence for Inner City Children with Health Disparities."

Children with asthma are at increased risk for experiencing health and educational disparities because of increased school absence. School nurses are well-positioned to support asthma management and improve school attendance.

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Name: The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
ISSN: 1097-6825
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