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Using electronic monitoring devices could help promote independence

Linda Milnes Associate professor, Children and young people’s nursing, School of Healthcare, University of Leeds

Learning the skills to self-manage provides young people with a foundation for continuing self-care behaviours into adulthood. However, the trajectory to independence in managing a long-term condition is not always linear for young people, who may continue to seek support or rely on advice from their carers.

Nursing Children and Young People. 31, 2, 19-19. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.31.2.19.s16