Published on in Vol 20, No 5 (2018): May

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/9104, first published .
Parents’ Experiences of Caring for Their Child at the Time of Discharge After Cardiac Surgery and During the Postdischarge Period: Qualitative Study Using an Online Forum

Parents’ Experiences of Caring for Their Child at the Time of Discharge After Cardiac Surgery and During the Postdischarge Period: Qualitative Study Using an Online Forum

Parents’ Experiences of Caring for Their Child at the Time of Discharge After Cardiac Surgery and During the Postdischarge Period: Qualitative Study Using an Online Forum

Jo Wray   1 * , PhD ;   Katherine Brown   1 * , MD ;   Jenifer Tregay   1 * , PhD ;   Sonya Crowe   2 * , PhD ;   Rachel Knowles   3 * , PhD ;   Kate Bull   1 * , MD ;   Faith Gibson   4, 5 * , PhD

1 Charles West Division, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

2 Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London, London, United Kingdom

3 MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom

4 School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom

5 Centre for Outcomes and Experience Research in Children's Health, Illness and Disability, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Jo Wray, PhD
  • Charles West Division
  • Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
  • Great Ormond Street
  • London, WC1N 3JH
  • United Kingdom
  • Phone: 44 207405 ext 9200
  • Email: jo.wray@gosh.nhs.uk