Analysis & Commentary

Critical Commentary on trends in pediatric palliative research

Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #8

Dr. Bill Splinter. Featured articles: Quinn C, McCarthy S, Devins M, O’Reilly M, Twomey M, Ling J. Prioritisation of future research topics in paediatric palliative care in Ireland: a Delphi study. International Journal of Palliative Nursing. 2017;23(2):88–97. DOI: 10.12968/ijpn.2017.23.2.88 Bender HU, Riester MB, Borasio GD, Fuhrer M. “Let’s bring her home first.” Patient Characteristics and Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #8[…]

Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #7

By Dr. Kimberley Widger. Feature Articles: Rahimzadeh, V., Bartlett, G., Longo, C., Crimi, L., Macdonald, M. E., Jabado, N., & Ells, C. (2015). “Promoting an Ethic of Engagement in Pediatric Palliative Care Research Ethics, Organization and Policy.” BMC Palliative Care 14, no. 1. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12904-015-0048-5. Hudson, B. F., Oostendorp, L. J. M., Candy, B., Vickerstaff, V., Jones, L., Lakhanpaul, M., Bluebond-Langner, M., & Stone, P. (2017). “The under Reporting of Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #7[…]

Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #6

By Dr. Adam Rapoport. Feature Article: Birchley, G., Gooberman-Hill, R., Deans, Z., Fraser, J., & Huxtable, R. (2017). “Best interests” in paediatric intensive care: an empirical ethics study. Archives of Disease in Childhood. https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2016-312076 In my role as a pediatric palliative care physician, I routinely find myself meeting with families and PICU colleagues, trying to Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #6[…]

Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #5 – TPPCR Trends March-December 2016

By Simon Robins. Aims: These info-graphics aim to categorize and communicate patterns found in PedPalASCNET’s monthly Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care Citation Lists (March-December 2016). We hope to inform the pediatric palliative research community about which journals are being published in most often; the impact factors assigned to those publications; and the most commonly reoccurring subject headings Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #5 – TPPCR Trends March-December 2016[…]