Effectiveness of a family-oriented rehabilitation program on the quality of life of parents of chronically ill children.

@article{West2009EffectivenessOA,
  title={Effectiveness of a family-oriented rehabilitation program on the quality of life of parents of chronically ill children.},
  author={Carolyn A. West and Tanja Besier and Thomas Borth-Bruhns and Lutz Goldbeck},
  journal={Klinische Padiatrie},
  year={2009},
  volume={221 4},
  pages={241-6}
}
BACKGROUND Parents of chronically ill children face numerous burdens in daily life, which can impair their quality of life (QoL) significantly. Therefore in family-oriented rehabilitation, not only the children themselves, but also their parents receive interventions. These aim at stabilizing parents both mentally and physically to enable them to support… CONTINUE READING