When Should Students With Asthma or Allergies Carry and Self-Administer Emergency Medications at School?

Asthma care providers and school health teams (parents/guardians, students, school nurses and school staff) will find the following resource useful in assessing a student’s maturity, disease knowledge and management skills, and appropriateness to carry and self-administer prescribed emergency medications while at school according to his/her personal disease management plan.

Item No.: 05-ASTHMASELFADMINCHILDREN
Availability: Web/HTML  |  PDF (126 kb) (Information about file types)
Format: Use for E-ITEMs with no NHLBI pub number : Black + White
Page Count: 2 pages
Subject: Asthma
Audience: Health Professionals
Language: English
Size: 8.5 in. X 11 in.
Date of Publication: 2005