TITLE

A PAINFUL TRANSITION

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Norma
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Canadian Nurse;May2013, Vol. 109 Issue 5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article on the challenges encountered while transitioning from pediatric to adult care for children with special care needs in the March 2013 issue.
ACCESSION #
87625778

 

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