Health Care Transition in Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/149699
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Health Care Transition in Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease
Abstract:
Health Care Transition in Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2007
Author:Fleck, Desiree, MSN, CRNP, CCRN
P.I. Institution Name:The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Title:Nurse Practitioner
[Clinical session research presentation] Congenital heart disease is the number one congenital birth defect in neonates today, with a prevalence of 10%. As a result of improvements in medical and surgical therapies, persons with congenital heart disease are living well into adulthood. Approximately one million child survivors of congenital heart disease live in the United States alone. Health care transition in adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease is of growing importance in understanding the experience of adolescents and young adults living with this multi-varied chronic illness. To date, there is no published state of the science paper about health care transition pertaining to adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease. The purpose of this presentaion is to present an integrative review of the literature for the purposes of constructing a state of the science from the literature on transition of adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleHealth Care Transition in Adolescents with Congenital Heart Diseaseen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/149699-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Health Care Transition in Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2007</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Fleck, Desiree, MSN, CRNP, CCRN</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Nurse Practitioner</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">fleckd@email.chop.edu</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">[Clinical session research presentation] Congenital heart disease is the number one congenital birth defect in neonates today, with a prevalence of 10%. As a result of improvements in medical and surgical therapies, persons with congenital heart disease are living well into adulthood. Approximately one million child survivors of congenital heart disease live in the United States alone. Health care transition in adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease is of growing importance in understanding the experience of adolescents and young adults living with this multi-varied chronic illness. To date, there is no published state of the science paper about health care transition pertaining to adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease. The purpose of this presentaion is to present an integrative review of the literature for the purposes of constructing a state of the science from the literature on transition of adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T10:07:41Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T10:07:41Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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