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Practice Concepts and Innovations for Pediatric End-of-Life Care by the Interdisciplinary Care Team

Journal title
Journal of social work in end-of-life & palliative care
Publication year
2018
Author(s)
Pease, K.; McMillin, S. E.
Pages
143-152
Volume
14
Number
2-3

In recent years, clinical approaches to anticipatory grief and inclusivity amongst the medical team and family members have grown. In thinking about the end-of-life concerns within the pediatric care setting, practice concepts, and innovations inform how physicians and members of the interdisciplinary care team choose to approach conversations with parents and family members, as well as the particular level of involvement parents should have in decisions regarding the end of their child’s life.

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