Clinical Practice

Authors Anne Marie Oudesluys-Murphy , Martina H. Ens-Dokkum , Anika S. Smeijers , Dr. Beppie van den Bogaerde
Published in European Journal of Paediatrics
Publication date 2011
Research groups Deaf Studies
Type Article


This article describes the challenges in communication and medical, ethical and legal issues a physician might have to deal with when faced with children and adolescents that are deaf or severely hard of hearing.

Language English
Published in European Journal of Paediatrics
Year and volume 170 11
Key words deaf, hard-of-hearing, children, adolescents, child development, guidelines, informed consent
Page range 1359-1363

Deaf Studies