Common gastrointestinal symptoms in pediatric palliative care: nausea, vomiting, constipation, anorexia, cachexia

Title

Common gastrointestinal symptoms in pediatric palliative care: nausea, vomiting, constipation, anorexia, cachexia

Creator

Santucci G; Mack JW

Publisher

Pediatric Clinics Of North America

Date

2007

Subject

Child; Humans; Palliative Care; Neoplasms/complications; Anorexia/etiology/therapy; Cachexia/etiology/therapy; Constipation/drug therapy/etiology; Medulla Oblongata/physiology; Nausea/etiology/therapy; Vomiting/etiology/prevention & control

Description

Gastrointestinal symptoms are suffered commonly by children at the end of life. Diagnosis and management of these common symptoms include careful history and physical examination to assess for possible causes
treatment - pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic

Rights

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Type

Journal Article

Citation List Month

Backlog

Pages

2018-02-06 4:56:10

Issue

673--89, x

Citation

Santucci G; Mack JW, “Common gastrointestinal symptoms in pediatric palliative care: nausea, vomiting, constipation, anorexia, cachexia,” Pediatric Palliative Care Library, accessed August 4, 2021, https://pedpalascnetlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/14358.

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