PURPOSE: To develop a conceptual model representing the impact of musculoskeletal impairments (MSIs) in the lives of children in Malawi. METHOD: A total of 169 children with MSIs (CMSIs), family and other community members participated in 57 interviews, focus groups and observations. An inductive approach to data analysis was used to conceptualise the impact of MSIs in children's day-to-day lives. RESULTS: The main themes that emerged were Indignity, Exclusion, Pain and Hunger. Indignity rep...Expand abstract
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Indignity, exclusion, pain and hunger: the impact of musculoskeletal impairments in the lives of children in Malawi.
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