Poster Session  |   November 2018
An Opportunity for Injury Prevention Among Caregivers of Children With Medical Complexity: A Pilot Study of Caregiver Health
Author Affiliations
  • New York–Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Article Information
Health and Wellness / Pediatric Evaluation and Intervention / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   November 2018
An Opportunity for Injury Prevention Among Caregivers of Children With Medical Complexity: A Pilot Study of Caregiver Health
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211505106p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-PO4011
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211505106p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-PO4011
Abstract

Date Presented 4/20/2018

Caregivers of children with medical complexity are likely to experience injury related to caregiving, yet injury prevention is unaddressed. Occupational therapy practitioners are well suited to provide targeted interventions, which would distinguish our role in the emerging area of complex pediatric care.

Primary Author and Speaker: Michaela Fraser

Contributing Authors: Ellen Shaw, Sharon Gutman, Patricia Hametz