“There was a boy...” - the importance of narrative Medicine in Paediatrics

Authors

  • Teresa Temudo Department of Neuropediatrics, Centro Materno Infantil do Norte, Centro Hospitalar do Porto

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.25753/BirthGrowthMJ.v27.i2.14781

Keywords:

literature, medicine, narrative, paediatrics

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Published

2018-07-13

How to Cite

Temudo, T. (2018). “There was a boy.” - the importance of narrative Medicine in Paediatrics. NASCER E CRESCER - BIRTH AND GROWTH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 27(2), 79–81. https://doi.org/10.25753/BirthGrowthMJ.v27.i2.14781

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