Hospice Care for Children / Edition 3

Hospice Care for Children / Edition 3

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by Ann Armstrong-Dailey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195340701

ISBN-13: 9780195340709

Pub. Date: 09/30/2008

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Children with life-threatening and terminal illnesses and their families require a unique type of care to meet a wide variety of needs. This book, now in its third edition, provides an authoritative source for the many people involved in the care of dying children. Written by leading authorities in pediatrics and palliative medicine, this comprehensive resource…  See more details below

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Children with life-threatening and terminal illnesses and their families require a unique type of care to meet a wide variety of needs. This book, now in its third edition, provides an authoritative source for the many people involved in the care of dying children. Written by leading authorities in pediatrics and palliative medicine, this comprehensive resource emphasizes practical topics and covers the entire range of issues related to the hospice environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195340709
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/30/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Desmond Mpilo Tutu Tutu, Desmond Mpilo

Introduction 3

I Issues in Clinical Management

1 Children's Understanding of Death Kathleen W. Faulkner Faulkner, Kathleen W. 9

2 Pain and Symptom Management Susan M. Huff Huff, Susan M. Nancy Hutton Hutton, Nancy 24

3 Psychosocial Aspects of Serious Illness in Childhood and Adolescence: Responding to the Storm Martha Blecher Gibbons Gibbons, Martha Blecher 54

4 The Spectrum of Palliative Nursing Care of Children and Their Families across Settings Veronica D. Feeg Feeg, Veronica D. Melissa Dodd Inglese Inglese, Melissa Dodd 76

5 Neonatal Death Cheryl Marco Naulty Naulty, Cheryl Marco 131

6 Care for the Child with HIV Infection and AIDS Lori Wiener Wiener, Lori Cynthia Fair Fair, Cynthia Maryland Pao Pao, Maryland Philip Pizzo Pizzo, Philip 150

II Support Systems

7 Caring for Bereaved Parents J. William Worden Worden, J. William James R. Monahan Monahan, James R. 181

8 After a Child Dies: Helping the Siblings Betty Davies Davies, Betty 201

9 Spiritual Care of Children and Parents Paul Thayer Thayer, Paul Robert Nee Nee, Robert 219

10 Staff Support in Pediatric Hospice Care Lizabeth H. Sumner Sumner, Lizabeth H. 240

11 Volunteers in Pediatric Palliative Care Programs: Changing Medical Environment Paul R. Brenner Brenner, Paul R. 266

12 The Essential Role of School Bereavement Programs John D. Golenski Golenski, John D. 280

13 Therapeutic Play and Creative Arts: Helping Children Cope with Illness, Death, and Grief Christina D. Brown Brown, Christina D. 305

14 The Primary Care Physician's Role in Hospice Care Ron S. Levin Levin, Ron S. 339

III Different Contexts, Different Lessons

15Children's Hospice and Palliative Care Worldwide Joan Marston Marston, Joan Rosa Maria Germ Germ, Rosa Maria Danilo J. Granera Lopez Lopez, Danilo J. Granera Patricia Lowe Lowe, Patricia Rosalie Shaw Shaw, Rosalie 365

16 Pediatrics and Palliative Care: Learning from One Another Ira Byock Byock, Ira 378

17 Children's Hospice International Program for All-Inclusive Care for Children and Their Families (CHI PACC) Patricia A. Lowe Lowe, Patricia A. Charlotte M. Curtis Curtis, Charlotte M. Brian Greffe Greffe, Brian Caprice Knapp Knapp, Caprice Elizabeth Shenkman Shenkman, Elizabeth Phyllis J. Slayer Slayer, Phyllis J. 398

18 Palliative Care across a Pediatric Post-Acute Health-Care System Eileen Chlsari Chlsari, Eileen Edwin Simpser Simpser, Edwin Burton Grebin Grebin, Burton 439

19 Ethical Decision Making at the End of Life Cynda Hylton Rushton Rushton, Cynda Hylton 457

20 Incorporating Children in an Adult Hospice Program Stacy F. Orloff Orloff, Stacy F. 490

21 Death-Related Literature for Children and Adolescents: Selected and Annotated, with Guidelines and Resources for Adults Charles A. Carr Carr, Charles A. 518

Appendix 540

Index 549

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