The serious import of humour in health visiting

Authors

  • Una Warner SRN HVCert Msc

    1. Nursing Officer, Research, Community Medicine and Nursing Research Unit, Paddington and North Kensington Health Authority, St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London W2 INY
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Abstract

Using a typical example this paper illustrates how health visitors use humour in child health clinics to introduce subjects on which health visitor and client may have different views.

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