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‘They could not see our eyes, they cannot see our faces, they do not know who we are and that is hard’: a qualitative interview study with staff caring for children and families in a UK specialist children’s hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic

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  • Susie Aldiss School of Health Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Faith Gibson School of Health Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UKCentre for Outcomes and Experience Research in Children’s Health, Illness and Disability (ORCHID), Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Cecilia Vindrola-Padros Rapid Research Evaluation and Appraisal Lab (RREAL), Department of Targeted Intervention, University College London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jo Wray Centre for Outcomes and Experience Research in Children’s Health, Illness and Disability (ORCHID), Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Paula Kelly Centre for Outcomes and Experience Research in Children’s Health, Illness and Disability (ORCHID), Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Susie Aldiss; s.aldiss{at}surrey.ac.uk
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Aldiss S, Gibson F, Vindrola-Padros C, et al
‘They could not see our eyes, they cannot see our faces, they do not know who we are and that is hard’: a qualitative interview study with staff caring for children and families in a UK specialist children’s hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic

Publication history

  • Received November 14, 2022
  • Accepted May 17, 2023
  • First published June 14, 2023.
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June 14, 2023
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