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Adobe PDF format Giving Children a Voice: Investigation of children's experiences of participation in consultation and decision making in Irish Hospitals | ©dcya.gov.ie 2018

The aim of this research was to examine children's experiences of involvement and consultation in their health care within the hospital setting. The research described children's experiences of consultation in the healthcare setting; identified the factors that enhance children's involvement in care and the decision-making process; identified the factors that hinder children from involvement in care and the decision-making process; and explored strategies that empower children to participate in their own health care decisions.

 
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