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Children in hospital : a guide for family and carers / Richard Lansdown ; [foreword by Claire Rayner.]

Author/Creator:
Lansdown, Richard.
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 265 p. ; 22 cm.
Series:
Oxford medical publications
Oxford medical publications
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Subjects:
Children -- Hospital care.
Children -- Preparation for medical care.
Medical subjects:
Child, Hospitalized.
Child Health Services.
Family.
Contents:
Earliest hospitals of all
From the battle of the visitors to the present day
Children in hospital today
What children understand about health, illness, and treatment
Communicating with children and parents
Play
Preparation
Emotional factors
Pain
Life-threatening conditions
Body and mind
Munchausen syndrome by proxy
Cooperation with treatment
Counselling
Surgery
Accident and emergency departments
Adolescents
People who work in hospitals
Who cares for the carers? Stress in hospital staff
Ehtical and legal issues
Hospital of tomorrow.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0192623583 (hbk)
0192623575 (pbk)
OCLC:
33047645