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Actual implementation of sick children’s rights in Italian pediatric units: a descriptive study based on nurses’ perceptions

  • Sofia Bisogni1,
  • Corinna Aringhieri2,
  • Kathleen McGreevy3,
  • Nicole Olivini1,
  • José Rafael Gonzalez Lopez4,
  • Daniele Ciofi3,
  • Alberta Marino Merlo1,
  • Paola Mariotti5 and
  • Filippo Festini1Email author
BMC Medical Ethics201516:33

Received: 31 October 2014

Accepted: 23 April 2015

Published: 13 May 2015

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23 Apr 2015 Editorially accepted
13 May 2015 Article published 10.1186/s12910-015-0021-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Don Gnocchi Foundation, Florence, Italy
Meyer Children’s University Hospital of Florence, Florence, Italy
Department of Nursing, University of Sevilla, Seville, Spain
Health Authority of Florence, Torregalli Hospital, Florence, Italy