Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center

Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center

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Asthma Knowledge Quiz

The following quiz will test your knowledge about asthma. Always talk with your health care provider to find out more information.

1. About one-third of all people with asthma in the US are children.
2. Asthma is a disease that rarely complicates pregnancies.
3. There is no cure for asthma.
4. Tobacco smoke can make asthma attacks more severe.
5. Asthma can be caused by emotional stress or other psychological problems.
6. Although asthma causes breathing problems, asthma attacks are not dangerous.
7. Lung function cannot be measured and monitored by the person with asthma.
8. Many triggers exist that can cause an asthma attack.
9. There are different medications that help to control asthma, depending on the severity of the disease.
10. Asthma attacks always occur suddenly, without warning.

Dedicated to Serving Broward's Children with Special Healthcare Needs

Our pediatric outpatient facility provides medical care, case management, social services and other types of intervention to children and adolescents with chronic illnesses and developmental disabilities and to provide support and education to their families.

The Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center (CDTC) is a not-for-profit organization that serves more than 11,000 children with special health care needs in Broward County. CDTC's mission is to promote the optimal health and well-being of children with special health care needs by providing comprehensive prevention, intervention and treatment services within a medical home environment. CDTC is a nationally-recognized "Center of Excellence," offering a unique system of care for infants, children and youth with chronic illnesses, disabilities and developmental delays.

CDTC programs & services include:

  • Pediatric and Adolescent Primary Care in a medical home environment
  • Multi-disciplinary evaluations in our Early Steps program
  • Dental care for special needs children
  • Comprehensive, coordinated case management
  • Family support services
  • Pharmaceutical & nutritional counseling
  • Pediatric Clinical trials

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 954-728-8080.
Visit Childrensdiagnostic.org for additional information on services provided at CDTC.



 

Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center thrives on the generosity of our supporters. It’s through your kindness that we're able to fund all of our programs and help the children and families in need here in Broward County.

Donate Today – your donations fund programs that provide medical assistance to children in need, support families with critically ill children, and pay the salaries of those who make the day-to-day operations a possibility.


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