Case study research with children and their families
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Case study research with children and their families

Bob Price Director, Postgraduate Awards in Advancing Healthcare Practice, Health and Social Care Faculty, The Open University

Because the care of children and their families requires an intimate knowledge of their world, the ways in which they understand health and cope with illness, case study research has much to offer the paediatric nurse. This feature summarises the key tenets of case study research and explores what a case study research design within childrens’ health nursing might look like.

Nursing Children and Young People. 20, 6,39-45. doi: 10.7748/paed2008.07.20.6.39.c6630

Published in print: 24 July 2008