Palliative care in Swiss pediatric oncology settings: a retrospective analysis of medical records

Title

Palliative care in Swiss pediatric oncology settings: a retrospective analysis of medical records

Creator

Rost M; Acheson E; Kuhne T; Ansari M; Pacurari N; Brazzola P; Niggli F; Elger B S; Wangmo T

Publisher

Supportive Care in Cancer

Date

2707

Subject

adolescent; article; cancer mortality; cancer palliative therapy; central nervous system tumor/th [Therapy]; child; childhood cancer/th [Therapy]; clinical decision making; diagnosis related group; female; human; leukemia/th [Therapy]; major clinical study; male; medical record; priority journal; retrospective study; Switzerland; treatment duration

Description

Purpose: This study examined the provision of palliative care and related decision-making in Swiss pediatric oncology settings. The aim was to determine if and when children who died from cancer received palliative care, whether there were differences by cancer diagnosis, and inclusion of children in decision-making regarding palliative care.

Rights

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Citation List Month

Oncology 2019 List

Collection

Citation

Rost M; Acheson E; Kuhne T; Ansari M; Pacurari N; Brazzola P; Niggli F; Elger B S; Wangmo T, “Palliative care in Swiss pediatric oncology settings: a retrospective analysis of medical records,” Pediatric Palliative Care Library, accessed July 24, 2021, https://pedpalascnetlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/16965.

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