ARCHIVOS ARGENTINOS DE PEDIATRIA, vol.117, no.2, pp.114-119, 2019 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Editorial Material
ARCHIVOS ARGENTINOS DE PEDIATRIA
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
attitude, diagnosis, Down's syndrome, mothers, pediatrician, BREAKING DIFFICULT NEWS, POSTNATAL DIAGNOSIS, COMMUNICATION, FAMILIES, PARENTS, INFORMATION, SUPPORT, GENDER
Inonu University Affiliated:
Introduction. Down's syndrome (DS) is a common genetic disorder. The families of children with DS generally do not receive sufficient information at the time of the diagnosis. They are dissatisfied with the manner of healthcare professionals. The objective was to evaluate the experiences of mothers of children with DS at the time of the diagnosis and the communicative attitudes of healthcare professionals.