ERIC Number: EJ602612
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Identifying the Educational Implications of Chronic Illness in School Children.
Thies, Kathleen M.
Journal of School Health, v69 n10 p392-97 Dec 1999
Helps school personnel become more proactive in identifying the educational implications of students' chronic illness, clarifying the definitions of relevant terms and estimating the size of the population. The potential impact of common disease processes, treatments, and medications are reviewed; risks of chronic absenteeism are noted; and suggestions for identifying and serving this group are offered. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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