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Childhood Asthma Prevention Study (CAPS)

Last Updated: October 2012

In Brief for Maternal Health Outcomes

Impact Studies Rated High


Klinnert, M. D., Liu, A. H., Pearson, M. R., Ellison, M. C., Budhiraja, N., & Robinson, J. L. (2005). Short-term impact of a randomized multifaceted intervention for wheezing infants in low-income families. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 159(1), 75-82.
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Outcome Effect Sample Timing of Follow-Up Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Mean Difference or Odds Ratio
Statistical Significance
Effect Size
Outcome Type
Caregiver quality of life score No Effect Denver, Colorado sample 12 months Parents of 143 children Mean = 6.47 Mean = 6.34 MD = 0.13 Not statistically significant, p = 0.72 Not available Secondary
Show Study Outcome Measure Summary
Outcome Description of Measure Data Collection Method Properties of the Outcome Measure Outcome Type
Caregiver quality of life score The Pediatric Asthma Caregiver's Quality of Life scale assesses the effects of a child's illness on the parent. The term "asthma" was replaced with words describing symptoms of wheezing illness. Items were coded on a 7-point scale. Parent/caregiver report Not reported by author Secondary
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