Chapter 4. Models of Palliative Care for Children

  1. Huda Huijer Abu-Saad
  1. Huda Huijer Abu-Saad

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690598.ch4

Evidence-based Palliative Care Across the Life Span

Evidence-based Palliative Care Across the Life Span

How to Cite

Abu-Saad, H. H. (2008) Models of Palliative Care for Children, in Evidence-based Palliative Care Across the Life Span, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690598.ch4

Author Information

  1. Professor of Nursing Science, Director, Centre for Nursing Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 MAR 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632058181

Online ISBN: 9780470690598

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Keywords:

  • children;
  • palliative care;
  • life-limiting illnesses;
  • cerebral palsy;
  • terminal illness

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Life-limiting illnesses in palliative care

  • Models of care

  • Palliative care at home

  • Development of multidisciplinary guidelines

  • Conclusions