Open Access Research article

Multidisciplinary teams, and parents, negotiating common ground in shared-care of children with long-term conditions: A mixed methods study

Veronica M Swallow1*, Ruth Nightingale6, Julian Williams5, Heather Lambert3, Nicholas JA Webb2, Trish Smith2, Lucy Wirz3, Leila Qizalbash3, Laura Crowther2 and Davina Allen4

Author Affiliations

1 School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK

2 Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL, UK

3 The Great North Children’s Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP, UK

4 Cardiff School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0AB, UK

5 School of Education, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK

6 Medicines for Children Research Network, c/o Somers Clinical Research Facility, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH, UK

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BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13:264  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-264

Published: 8 July 2013

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Supplementary data from Phase 1.

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Additional file 2:

Examples of tools used by professionals when teaching parents.

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