Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care

1st Edition

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Key Features

  • Respect interdisciplinary perspectives, and provide the most comprehensive care.
  • Use an integrated approach to address the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of children and their families.
  • Understand and heed your strengths and vulnerabilities in order to provide the best care for your patients.
  • Recognize the necessity of linking hospital-based palliative care with community resources.
  • Implement consistent terminology for use by the entire palliative care team.
  • Access the full text online with regular updates and supplemental text and image resources.

Details

No. of pages:
512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323315494
eBook ISBN:
9781437736052
Print ISBN:
9781437702620

About the authors

Joanne Wolfe

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT), Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Pamela Hinds

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Nursing Research, St. Jude's Children's Hospital; Adjunct Professor, University of Tennessee College of Nursing, Memphis, TN

Barbara Sourkes

Affiliations and Expertise

Kriewall-Haehl Director, Palliative Care Program, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Palo Alto, CA, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA