Table 2.

Parents' Views of Pediatricians' Performance*

Clinician:TCP Value
(GEE)
Was reassuring and encouraging4.634.42.006
Looked into how family managed
day to day
3.983.69.02
Described how child should be fully
active
71% 59% .007
Described at least one of three goals:
child should sleep through the
night; have no symptoms when
active; be fully active
75% 64% .07
Gave information to relieve specific
worries
4.13.9.007
Enabled family to know how to make
asthma-management decisions
4.34.2.07
  • * GEE method to assess Time2 scores with baseline scores and group assignment as covariates in regression models.

  • A Likert-type response scale was used where 1 = strongly disagree and 6 = strongly agree, unless otherwise noted.

  • Question asked at Time2 only.