Non-compliance in adolescents with chronic lung disease: causative factors and practical approach.

Abstract

Compliance with medical therapies may be considered a challenge in many age groups but especially so in adolescence. The adolescent patient with chronic lung disease may struggle to progress smoothly through the phases of adolescence because of fears of peer rejection and isolation occurring as a result of social, emotional and physical consequences of… (More)

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@article{Fitzgerald2001NoncomplianceIA, title={Non-compliance in adolescents with chronic lung disease: causative factors and practical approach.}, author={Dominic A Fitzgerald}, journal={Paediatric respiratory reviews}, year={2001}, volume={2 3}, pages={260-7} }