Finding the way — meeting the needs of adults with childhood-acquired illnesses

MacDonald, Noni
September 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/26/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 7, p717
Academic Journal
The article discusses issues concerning the health care needs of adults with childhood-acquired illnesses in Canada. It addresses the prevalence of clinics for adults with congenital heart disease. Moreover, it discusses the regional differences in access to adult-specific care programs. The plight of adults with cerebral palsy and developmental delay is also tackled. The role of the health care system of Canada in addressing the issue is also cited.


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