Child and parental surveys about pre-hospitalization information provision.

@article{Gordon2011ChildAP,
  title={Child and parental surveys about pre-hospitalization information provision.},
  author={Bronwyn Gordon and Tiina Jaaniste and Karen B. Bartlett and Marion Perrin and Ana H. Jackson and Anne Marie Sandstrom and Rosemary Charleston and Stephen J. Sheehan},
  journal={Child: care, health and development},
  year={2011},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={
          727-33
        }
}
BACKGROUND There is little available information about what children and parents would like to know about a forthcoming hospitalization and what they currently receive. METHODS The current study was a survey of 102 children between the ages of 6 and 10 years and their parents recruited either from the Recovery Unit following day surgery or from the wards following overnight admissions at Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia. Information was obtained about each child's experience in hospital… CONTINUE READING
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