Chapter 7. The Impact of Coeliac Disease and Vulnerable Groups

  1. Helen Griffiths MSc, RGN, Cert MHSC

Published Online: 19 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987926.ch7

Coeliac Disease: Nursing Care and Management

Coeliac Disease: Nursing Care and Management

How to Cite

Griffiths, H. (2008) The Impact of Coeliac Disease and Vulnerable Groups, in Coeliac Disease: Nursing Care and Management, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987926.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470512609

Online ISBN: 9780470987926

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Keywords:

  • impact of coeliac disease and vulnerable groups;
  • emotional impact;
  • adolescence - cultural and social phenomenon;
  • fertility and pregnancy;
  • older coeliac patients;
  • reduction in bone mineral density

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Emotional impact

  • Adolescence

  • Fertility and pregnancy

  • The older coeliac patient