ZAP Asthma is a 16 member public,
private partnership created to reduce preventable morbidity and mortality from asthma for
children living in Atlanta's Empowerment Zone. Utilizing an "action
research/participatory research model," known asthma triggers in the home environment
of study participants are identified and ameliorated, utilizing the skills of trained
community health workers, who assist families in sustaining the environmental
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