Thorburn, Marigold J.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Pathology
The role of the family: Disability and rehabilitation in rural Jamaica
Date of Publication
Focuses on, the role of the family in caring for the disabled in Jamaica; percentage of Jamaican children with handicaps; establishment of community-based rehabilitation (CBR) programs; factors influencing a family's reaction to a disabled child such as cultural practices; and the way in which parents of disabled children are treated by the medical profession.....