Supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley Publishers,
Pub. Date:
2007.
Language:
English
Description
Supporting the Child and the Family in Paediatric Palliative Care provides a comprehensive overview of good practice in caring for terminally-ill children, young people and their families.Drawing from extensive personal experiences of working in paediatric palliative care, the author provides guidance on issues including symptom management and pain relief; cultural, religious and spiritual aspects of care; and the role of education for life-limited children. Addressing the importance of individual needs, the book looks at emotional, social and cognitive support at different stages of the illness, how parents and professionals can respond to children's own questions about death, and the impact of life-limiting illness on the whole family - including grandparents and siblings. The material offers helpful suggestions on how to support families in making informed choices during distressing periods, such as where their child will die and how to prepare for the funeral.This book is a practical and invaluable tool for nurses, paediatricians, hospice care staff, bereavement counsellors and all those caring for life-limited children.
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9781435602809
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 45e182ff-e135-5f35-5b0e-50e5855ddd72
full_title supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care
author brown erica
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:28AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1575877821143711744
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Brown, Erica.
author-letter Brown, Erica.
author2 NetLibrary, Inc.
author2-role NetLibrary, Inc.
author_additional Erica Brown with Brian Warr ; foreword by Dr. Sheila Shribman.
author_display Brown, Erica
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Available Online, Entire Collection
callnumber-a RJ249
callnumber-first R - Medicine
callnumber-subject RJ - Pediatrics
days_since_added 3515
detailed_location_arlington EBSCOhost
display_description
econtent_protection_type_arlington external
econtent_source_arlington EBSCOhost
format_arlington eBook
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington eBook
grouping_category book
id 45e182ff-e135-5f35-5b0e-50e5855ddd72
isbn 9781435602809
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b13040273||EBSCOhost|Online|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|EBSCOhost||http://www.netlibrary.com.library.access.arlingtonva.us/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=202365||Available Online||q||
itype_arlington eCollection
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington Online
local_callnumber_exact_arlington Online
local_callnumber_left_arlington Online
local_days_since_added_arlington 3515
num_holdings 0
oclc (OCoLC)175299306
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
physical 304 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
popularity 0
primary_isbn 9781435602809
publishDate 2007
publishDateSort 2007
publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b13040273|eBook|eBook||English|Jessica Kingsley Publishers,|2007.|304 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington external_econtent:ils:.b13040273||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|true||||
table_of_contents The child's funeral / Erica Brown -- Counselling support / Erica Brown -- The financial impact of caring / Erica Brown -- Children's developmental understanding and emotional response to death and dying / Erica Brown -- The impact of life-limiting illness on the family / Erica Brown -- Continuing bonds / Erica Brown -- Working with siblings of life-limited children / Erica Brown -- Grandparent support / Erica Brown -- Religious, cultural, secular, and spiritual aspects of care / Erica Brown -- Post mortem, organ donation and tissue retention / Erica Brown -- The education of the life-limited child / Erica Brown -- Transition from paediatric palliative care to adult services / Erica Brown -- Acknowledging staff stress and providing support / Erica Brown -- Maintaining the quality of care / Ann Smallman -- The role of research and development in children's hospices / Erica Brown., The historical background of paediatric palliative care / Erica Brown -- Working collaboratively / Brian Warr -- Assessment of needs and models of care / Ann Smallman -- Managing children's pain / Erica Brown -- The end of life phase of care / Erica Brown -- Administrative and practical requirements when a child dies / Brian Warr --
target_audience Other
target_audience_full Other
title Supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care
title_display Supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care
title_full Supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care [electronic resource] / Erica Brown with Brian Warr ; foreword by Dr. Sheila Shribman
title_short Supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care
title_sort supporting the child and the family in paediatric palliative care