In this paper, the marginal or incremental consequences of increased parental participation in a day-care surgery unit are analysed. Information about the parental role and instruction concer treatment caused parents to assume a greater share of their child's postoperative care. This advantages for the involved participants. Children and their parents spent a shorter time at the attributable to nursing care were consequently reduced by 11%.
|Journal||European Journal of Public Health|
|Publication status||Published - 1998|
Bibliographical noteThe information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015.
The record was previously connected to the following departments: Paediatrics (Lund) (013002000), Division of Nursing (Closed 2012) (013065000)
Subject classification (UKÄ)
- Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
- day care surgery
- parental partice