Technical Reports

ECHO Research is focused on improving health outcomes for children through knowledge translation. These technical reports are preprints of some of our work. To see a select list of our peer-reviewed publications, visit our publications page. 

Asthma Technical Report

Asthma is the most common chronic condition in children with an estimated 15% of children and youth living with asthma in Canada. Acute asthma exacerbations,

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Anaphylaxis Technical Report

Anaphylaxis, or anaphylactic reactions, are a severe allergic reaction with a rapid onset and can be fatal. Children are disproportionately at risk for hospitalization and

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Bronchiolitis Technical Report

Bronchiolitis is an acute infection of the lower respiratory tract that predominantly affects children less than two years old. Although self-limiting, symptoms of bronchiolitis can be

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The ECHO research program is focused on improving health outcomes for children with acute health conditions through the application of the best available evidence — a process known as knowledge translation (KT).

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