Impact of obstetrical brachial plexus injury on parents


FIRAT T., OSKAY D., Akel B. S. , ÖKSÜZ Ç.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.54, no.6, pp.881-884, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2012.03734.x
  • Journal Name: PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.881-884
  • Keywords: burden, caregiver, impact on family, obstetrical brachial plexus injury, parents, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, FAMILY SCALE, CEREBRAL-PALSY, CHILDREN, HEALTH, MOTHERS, CAREGIVERS, CARE

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to describe the impact of obstetrical brachial plexus palsy (OBPP) on parents and to investigate the effect of the severity of OBPP and the age of the children on parents.