The public health role of learning disability nurses: a review of the literature
Kay Mafuba Senior lecturer in learning disabilities, Thames Valley University, Middlesex
Kay Mafuba explores how learning disability nurses contribute to the implementation of public health policy for people with learning disabilities
Kay Mafuba examines the literature on learning disability nurses’ role in public health. He identifies methodological shortcomings and highlights gaps in knowledge concerning nurses’ implementation of national policy and the experiences of people with learning disabilities in accessing public health services.
Learning Disability Practice. 12, 4,33-37. doi: 10.7748/ldp2009.05.12.4.33.c6998