TABLE 3

Description of the Causes of Patients Being Classified as “Discharged on Correct Controller Therapy”

PreinterventionPostintervention
N127212
Noncompliant with controller; restarted home controller,a n (%)61 (48)90 (43)
 Some documentation58 (95)25 (28)
 All questions documented3 (5)65 (72)
Poorly controlled on no controller; controller started,a n (%)40 (32)42 (20)
 Some documentation38 (95)9 (21)
 All questions documented2 (5)33 (79)
Poorly controlled, compliant with controller; therapy stepped up,a n (%)15 (12)35 (17)
 Some documentation14 (93)10 (29)
 All questions documented1 (7)25 (71)
Well controlled apart from current illness; medication correctly not advanced,b n (%)4 (3)35 (17)
 Some documentation1 (25)3 (9)
 All questions documented3 (75)32 (91)
Home therapy increased in last 2 mo; controller correctly not advanced,a n (%)4 (3)4 (2)
 Some documentation4 (100)1 (25)
 All questions documented3 (75)
Noncompliant, but controller advanced anyway because of severe presentation,b n (%)3 (2)3 (1)
 Some documentation2 (67)1 (33)
 All questions documented1 (33)2 (67)
Poorly controlled, attempted to increase therapy but parents refused,a n (%)0 (0)3 (1)
 Some documentation1 (33)
 All questions documented2 (67)
  • —, not applicable.

  • a Considered a “nonsubjective” assessment.

  • b Considered a “subjective” assessment.