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ERIC Number: EJ324388
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Use of Toys with Hospitalized Children.
Goldberger, Joy
Children's Environments Quarterly, v1 n3 p57-61 Fall 1984
Discusses factors to consider in selecting toys for hospital use and for meeting individual needs (considering age, emotional needs, separation anxiety, fear, and language barriers). Also discusses cultural differences, the special role of medical play (and medical play materials), and reactions to medical events. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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