Parents Round Table Discussion – What will the Parents Say?

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In 2012 Ipsos MORI was commissioned by NHS Kidney Care to carry out three ethnographic studies relating to the roles of carers, young adults and parents. This final ethnographic study highlights the impact of kidney disease from the point of view of parents, including the difficulties parents face emotionally and socially.

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This ethnographic study highlights the impact of kidney disease from the point of view of parents, including the difficulties parents face emotionally and socially as the individual health care professionals, health care service organisations and processes they have dealt with for a number of years change.