Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #9

By Dr. Marie-Claude Grégoire. Featured article: Ringuier B, Troussier F, Boussicault G, Chapotte C, Rachieru P. [Non invasive ventilation and pediatric palliative care. A French survey]. Arch Pediatr. 2017;24(8):712–719. doi: 10.1016/j.arcped.2017.05.007. Epub 2017 Jun 28. As I looked at the list of articles for the month of September 2017, I realized that not knowing which Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2017; Issue #9[…]

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 2016; Issue #9

Dr. Chris Vadeboncoeur Feature Article: Wilkinson, D. & J. Weitz. (2016) Dying later, surviving longer. Archives of Disease in Childhood. I chose this article because over the past several years, this trend has been evident in my institution.  The objectives of training in the subspecialty of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine provide the following definition of the subspecialty Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care 2016; Issue #9[…]