Medicines Management and the Role of the Healthcare Provider Working with Children, Young People and Families

Barbara Davies, Christine English

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The aim of this chapter is to help the reader understand the role of the nurse in medicines management when working with children, young people and their families.

After reading this chapter, you will be able to:
- Describe the principles of medicine management
- Discuss the responsibilities of the nurse in medicines management
- Critically discuss key aspects of partnership working with children and their families within the context of medicines management
Outline the nurse's role in supporting children, young people (CYP) and families
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFundamentals of Pharmacology for Children's Nurses
EditorsIan Peate, Peter Dryden
Place of PublicationChichester, West Sussex
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)9781119633235, 9781119633228
ISBN (Print)9781119633211
Publication statusPublished - 3 Jan 2022

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