Providing comprehensive health care to children with chronic illness.
To test whether a program of outreach and comprehensive health care for children with chronic disorders provides more complete care and reduces unmet health needs compared with traditional care.
A pretest-posttest randomized control trial.
An inner-city municipal teaching hospital.
Two hundred nineteen systematically enrolled mothers of children with diverse chronic physical health conditions.
A comprehensive outreach program, Pediatric Home Care (PHC), contrasted with Standard Care.
Measurements and Results
Nine elements of comprehensive care established in the literature as components of a basic package of care for those with chronic conditions.
Mots-clés Pascal : Maladie, Chronique, Soin, Service santé, Besoin, A domicile, Equipe soignante, Amélioration, Evaluation performance, Enfant, Homme, Organisation santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Disease, Chronic, Care, Health service, Need, At home, Hospital staff, Improvement, Performance evaluation, Child, Human, Public health organization
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0343914
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.