TITLE

Unsafe Caregiving Practices Experienced by 3-Year-Old Children Born Prematurely

AUTHOR(S)
Kisida, Norma; Holditch-Davis, Diane
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which described the unsafe caregiving practices experienced by three-year old children who were born prematurely. Causes of accidental injuries in preschool children; Types and incidence of unsafe caregiving practices; Results and discussion.
ACCESSION #
4181173

 

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