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Journal title
Nursing children and young people
Publication year
2016
Pages
13
Volume
28
Number
4

Understanding research priorities in children’s palliative care is important for nurses, following the phasing out of the Liverpool Care Pathway, which has led to a change in palliative and end of life care ( Department of Health (DH) 2014 ). Advances in technology that can keep children alive for a long time is another area over which there is much debate ( Longden and Mayer 2007 ).

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