The readiness of pediatric rheumatology patients and their parents to transition to adult-oriented treatment


SÖNMEZ H. E. , Koc R., Karadag S. G. , AKTAY AYAZ N.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/1756-185x.14050
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES

Abstract

Introduction Transition is a planned process of pediatric patients from child-centered to adult-oriented treatment. Transitional care for patients with chronic diseases is essential. The present study aimed to evaluate the readiness of patients with rheumatic diseases and their parents for transition process.