Foundation Studies for Caring

Using Student-Centred Learning

by Alan Glasper, Gill McEwing & Jim Richardson

Chapter 20: Care of the Child and Young Person

This chapter introduces the fundamental principles underpinning the care of children and young people. It provides a history of children’s nursing and considers ways in which children’s needs may be met within healthcare today.

The companion web material features links to online resources (including those referenced in the printed text), and by using the chapter links you can see how issues relating to care of children are related to all aspects of healthcare delivery.

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