Hospice care for children /

Annotation Children with life-threatening and terminal illnesses--and their families-- require a unique kind of care to meet a wide variety of needs. This book, the first edition of which won the 1993 Pediatric Nursing Book of the Year Award, provides an authoritative source for the many people invo...

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Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Description:1 online resource (xviii, 416 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Terminally ill children -- Care.
Hospice care.
Terminally ill children -- Family relationships.
Hospice Care.
Attitude to Death.
Child.
Grief.
Hospices -- organization & administration.
Infant.
Enfants malades en phase terminale -- Soins.
Soins en phase terminale.
Enfants malades en phase terminale -- Relations familiales.
MEDICAL -- Terminal Care.
Hospice care.
Terminally ill children -- Care.
Terminally ill children -- Family relationships.
Verzorgingshuizen.
Kinderen.
Terminale patiënten.
CRIANÇAS.
HOSPITAIS PSIQUIATRICOS.
ATITUDES FRENTE À MORTE.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11208666
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Other authors / contributors:Armstrong-Dailey, Ann.
Zarbock, Sarah F.
ISBN:9780199747849
0199747849
0195133307
9780195133301
9786612543753
6612543752
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:Annotation Children with life-threatening and terminal illnesses--and their families-- require a unique kind of care to meet a wide variety of needs. This book, the first edition of which won the 1993 Pediatric Nursing Book of the Year Award, provides an authoritative source for the many people involvedin caring for dying children. It draws together contributions from leading authorities in a comprehensive, fully up-to-date resource, with an emphasis on practical topics that can be put to immediate use. The book covers the entire range of issues related to the hospice environment and is intendedfor all those who participate in the hospice-care process: physicians, nurses, social workers, teachers, clergy, family therapists, parents, and community service volunteers.
Other form:Print version: Hospice care for children. 2nd ed. New York : Oxford University Press, 2001 9780195133301