Search for dissertations about: "Anna-Lena Birkeland"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Anna-Lena Birkeland.
1. Psychosocial aspects of living with congenital heart disease : child, family, and professional perspectives
Abstract : Background: The vast majority of infants born with congenital heart disease (CHD) reach adulthood because of the developments in cardiology in recent decades. This thesis aims to describe the psychosocial situation of child/adolescent cardiac patients and their families, investigate the situation faced by parents and siblings initially and over time, investigate the approaches paediatric cardiologists use in encountering the family, and describe the teamwork occurring in paediatric cardiology teams (PCTs) in Sweden. READ MORE