Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care

1st Edition

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Authors:

  • Joanne Wolfe
  • Pamela Hinds
  • Barbara Sourkes
  • 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
    Print ISBN:
    9781437702620
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323315494

    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