Hospice Care for Children, 3rd ed.

A. Armstrong-Dailey, S. Zarbock
Oxford University Press, New York, 2008, 592 pages
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, 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 care from psychological stress to pain and symptom management. The text has been fully updated and includes an international perspective chapter and a chapter written cy Children’s Hospice International with detailed all-inclusive care plans.