Inequalities in children’s health
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Inequalities in children’s health

Polly Lee Programme director/lecturer, City University on part-time secondment to the RCN Institute

This article explores some of the differences between adult and child health services and aims to assist readers appreciate the possible inequalities that can occur. In order to achieve this, different factors affecting child development are explored and the problems of developing policies and practices that support children’s health considered.

Nursing Children and Young People. 17, 8,37-42. doi: 10.7748/paed2005.10.17.8.37.c1012