ERIC Number: EJ484987
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Children, Youth and Chronic Illnesses: Cancer and A.I.D.S. in the Classroom.
Unsworth, Lisa; Howard, Vikki F.
B.C. Journal of Special Education, v18 n1 p70-80 1994
This paper delineates the characteristics, diagnosis, and prevalence of cancer and AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) in educational settings, and examines possible educational solutions for these students. The developmental impact of chronic disease is addressed, as are the roles of peers/classmates, teachers, and the family. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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