Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0007p191 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Supporting the emotional well-being of children living with osteogenesis imperfecta; an upstream health promotion initiative

Seasman Ali

Background: Sheffield ChildrenÂ’s NHS Foundation Trust offers a highly specialised metabolic bone service for children and young people living with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI). OI is a chronic health condition causing bone fragility, bone pain, bone deformity, frequent fractures and variable physical limitations with wide reaching consequences on both children and families; the potential to experience elevated psychological distress is common.Presen...