Use this URL to cite or link to this record in EThOS: http://ethos.bl.uk/OrderDetails.do?uin=uk.bl.ethos.666965
Title: Stories of survival : exploring long-term psychosocial well-being in childhood survivors of acute life threatening critical illness : a multiple-case study
Author: Manning, Joseph
ISNI:       0000 0004 5358 7167
Awarding Body: University of Nottingham
Current Institution: University of Nottingham
Date of Award: 2015
Availability of Full Text:
Access through EThOS:
Access through Institution:
Abstract:
Background: Childhood critical illness is characterised by a rapid and potentially catastrophic loss of physiological reserve caused by a wide variety of illnesses and injuries. In the Western world, death from childhood critical illness is rare due to advances in paediatric intensive care (PIC) provision, medicine, technology and public health. However, surviving PIC can expose children and their families to a complex array of physical, psychological and social problems. Physical disability, chronic illness, delirium, and stress symptoms have been reported to manifest in the immediate to short-term (
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.666965  DOI: Not available
Keywords: WS Pediatrics
Share: