Chapter 2. Principles of Emergency Care for Children and Young People

  1. Karen Cleaver and
  2. Janet Webb
  1. Lesley Wayne,
  2. Louise Bunn and
  3. Janet Webb

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691786.ch2

Emergency Care of Children and Young People

Emergency Care of Children and Young People

How to Cite

Wayne, L., Bunn, L. and Webb, J. (2007) Principles of Emergency Care for Children and Young People, in Emergency Care of Children and Young People (eds K. Cleaver and J. Webb), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691786.ch2

Editor Information

  1. School of Health and Social Care, The University of Greenwich, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101103

Online ISBN: 9780470691786

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • emergency care of children;
  • young people;
  • child assessment;
  • hospital environment;
  • cognitive abilities

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The principles of assessing children

  • Conclusion