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[Playing games to help deal with the end of life]

Journal title
Soins. Pediatrie, puericulture
Publication year
2011
Author(s)
Lefevre, V.
Pages
24-5
Number
260

Allowing a child to play until the end of his/her life, such is the objective which a paediatric nursing team has set itself The games must enable the child and his family to organise psychologically the emotional chaos provoked by impending death. They question and provide an answer to an intolerable situation–the end of a child’s life.

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