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Body image in adolescents: insights and implications

Price, B. (2009). Body image in adolescents: insights and implications. Paediatric Nursing, 21(5) pp. 38–43.

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Abstract

This article explores some of the key processes associated with the development of a normal body image in adolescence and considers the impact of illness on the same. Nurses are assisted to explore the ways in which their insights into body image change might assist adolescents to cope with illness, injury or disability in a more constructive way.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2009 RCN Publishing Company
ISSN: 0962-9513
Keywords: body image; nursing young people
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Health and Social Care
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Item ID: 18487
Depositing User: Colin Smith
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2009 15:41
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2012 10:39
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/18487
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