To determine the roles of primary care physicians and specialists in the medical care of children with serious heart disease.
Pediatric Cardiology Division ; Tertiary Care Children's Hospital.
Convenience sample of parents, primary care physicians, and pediatric cardiologists of 92 children with serious heart disease.
Questionnaire study ; questionnaires based on 16 medical care needs, encompassing basic primary care services, care specific to the child's heart disease and general issues related to chronic illness.
All children had a primary care physician (PCP), and both they and the parents (P) reported high utilization of PCP for basic primary care services.
Mots-clés Pascal : Cardiopathie, Congénital, Chronique, Rôle professionnel, Médecin généraliste, Pratique professionnelle, Enquête, Enfant, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Heart disease, Congenital, Chronic, Occupational role, General practitioner, Professional practice, Inquiry, Child, Human
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0622978
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 09/06/1995.