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Hospice Care for Children

By Ann Armstrong-Dailey (Editor), Sarah Zarbock (Editor), Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA, September 2008
ISBN: 0195340701
MY HERO recommends this book to adult readers.
Synopsis
Written for those involved in the care of dying children, this book describes different models of care, the developmental stages of children's understandings of death, the crucial aspects of pain and symptom control, and psychological distress. The book outlines Children's Hospice International's Program for All-Inclusive Care for Children and their Families. Particular attention is given to the necessary emotional support for staff, grieving parents, and surviving siblings. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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katie | 1/11/2012 4:35 AM
doing a project on this :D

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