Year: 1983 Source: Clinical Pediatrics, v.22, no.5, (May 1983), p.331-335 SIEC No: 19842125

Although the medical management of infants & young children with spina bifida has vastly improved, the author feels that more attention should be directed to the broader health & social needs of youth with spina bifida and their families, particularly in the areas of professional support and sexual and vocational counseling.