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Table 1 Example of Asthma Diary Outline

From: Developing “My Asthma Diary”: a process exemplar of a patient-driven arts-based knowledge translation tool

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Key Items for Narrative

Evidence Insertion Opportunities

Illustration Ideas


• Child showing asthma symptoms

• Mother reflects on child’s frequent illness, including

Emergency Department (ED) visits

• Visits ED for respiratory illness

• Multiple diagnostic procedures; experiences uncertainty

• Receives asthma diagnosis

Asthma symptoms

Incidence of viral infections

Process of asthma diagnosis

Child in respiratory distress

Child visiting ED with mother