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Cerebral palsy in children and young people [QS162]

Measuring the use of this guidance

Statement: 3

Parents and carers of children and young people with cerebral palsy are given information about the diagnosis and management of cerebral palsy.

Quality standard measure: Evidence of local arrangements to ensure that parents and carers of children and young people with cerebral palsy are provided with up-to-date information on the diagnosis and management of cerebral palsy that is tailored to their needs.
What was measured: Proportion of general paediatric teams who report giving parents written information about the diagnosis of cerebral palsy.
Data collection end: October 2015
63%
Number that met the criteria: 51 / 81
Area covered: UK
Source: The National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death. Each and Every Need. 2018. London

Quality standard measure: Evidence of local arrangements to ensure that parents and carers of children and young people with cerebral palsy are provided with up-to-date information on the diagnosis and management of cerebral palsy that is tailored to their needs.
What was measured: Proportion of community paediatric teams who report giving parents written information about the diagnosis of cerebral palsy.
Data collection end: October 2015
78.1%
Number that met the criteria: 57 / 73
Area covered: UK
Source: The National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death. Each and Every Need. 2018. London



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