Caring for Children With Special Health Care Needs and Their Families: What Advanced Practice Nurses Need to Know

@inproceedings{Looman2008CaringFC,
  title={Caring for Children With Special Health Care Needs and Their Families: What Advanced Practice Nurses Need to Know},
  author={Wendy Sue Looman and Susan K. O'Conner-Von and Linda L. Lindeke},
  year={2008}
}
Abstract According to a recent national survey, 1 in 5 American households with children has at least 1 child with a chronic or disabling health condition. Advanced practice nurses can facilitate effective, comprehensive, coordinated care for children with special health care needs by understanding the implications of chronic conditions on families, including psychosocial effects on children and family members, screening and transition issues, and the system of care for children with special… CONTINUE READING