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  1. Framework for identifying children who have chronic conditions : the case for a new definition.

    Article - En anglais

    Efforts to identify children with ongoing health conditions generally rely on lists of diagnoses.

    However, there has been a growing trend to use a noncategorical, or generic, approach in which such children are identified by the consequences of their condition.

    Recent legislation and the Supreme Court decision in Sullivan v Zebley adopt this broader concept and mandate that a noncategorical approach be used in determining eligibility for services and benefits.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Maladie, Classification, Chronique, Enfant, Homme, Epidémiologie, Définition, Dynamique, Indicateur, Santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Disease, Classification, Chronic, Child, Human, Epidemiology, Definition, Dynamics, Indicator, Health

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0352180

    Code Inist : 002B30A01A. Création : 199406.