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Healthy play

Healthy play

Play and chronic diseased children “Children with a chronic or life-threatening disease may face obstacles that negatively impact play and play development, possibly impeding developmental milestones, beyond the actual illness… Lees meer »

Colourfull Murals

Colorfull murals

Brightening the lives of hospitalised children through art A clinical environment in any type of healthcare institution can provoke anxiety and stress, especially for young patients. As an Associated member… Lees meer »

Children’s Participation in Hospitals

Children's participation

Handbook Children’s Participation in Hospitals Listening to children and actually acting upon what they say requires not only a cultural turn in the way we think of children, but also… Lees meer »

Avoiding Restraint

Avoiding restraint

A common practice The practice of restraining children, i.e. forced immobilization, during clinical procedures is still common in many countries. In many situations lack of experience or knowledge of other… Lees meer »

Quality of Paediatric Hospital Care

Quality of Paediatric Hospital Care

Context Inge Schalkers addressess in her thesis Quality of Paediatric Hospital Care. Understanding the Perspectives of Children and Families (2016) the complex challenge of closing the considerable gap between the national legal… Lees meer »