Breaking bad news: communication around parental multiple sclerosis with children.

@article{Paliokosta2009BreakingBN,
  title={Breaking bad news: communication around parental multiple sclerosis with children.},
  author={E. Paliokosta and S. Diareme and G. Kolaitis and S. Ferentinos and Eirini Lympinaki and J. Tsiantis and G. Romer and C. Karageorgiou and A. Tsiantis and Sofia Anasontzi and E. Tsalamanios},
  journal={Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare},
  year={2009},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          64-76
        }
}
  • E. Paliokosta, S. Diareme, +8 authors E. Tsalamanios
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare
  • This study investigates the relation of communication around parental multiple sclerosis (MS) to family dysfunction and mental health problems of the children in Greek families. Fifty-six families with a parent with MS were studied regarding emotional well-being of children, parental depression, family functioning, and illness' related impairment, correlated to the amount of information about parental illness provided to children. Significant differences were found in three dimensions of child… CONTINUE READING
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