ERIC Number: EJ375972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Family Stress, Resources, and Family Types: Chronic Illness in Children.
McCubbin, Marilyn A.
Family Relations, v37 n2 p203-10 Apr 1988
Measured family stress, resources, parental coping, and family types in families who had a child with myelomeningocele. Determined the relationships between the family characteristics, the child's health status, and number of active health problems based on level of impairment. Demonstrated an increasing level of family system involvement contributing to child health outcomes with increasing severity of impairment. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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