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Caregiver Experiences with Accessing Sickle Cell Care and the Use of Telemedicine

Description
Study examining barriers to pediatric sickle cell disease (SCD) care and perceptions of telemedicine by caregivers in the Midwest based on interviews with 16 caregivers of 15 children with SCD. Discusses mental health and stress issues related to care, as well as geographic and financial barriers, and the impact of telemedicine on access to care.
Author(s)
Seethal A. Jacob, Roua Daas, Anna Feliciano, Julia E. LaMotte, Aaron E. Carroll
Citation
BMC Health Services Research, 22, 239
Date
02/2022
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Children and youth · Health conditions · Specialty care · Stress and stress disorders · Telehealth