Cardinal Glennon Footprints: Conditional Triggers for Discussing Palliative Care in Pediatric Settings
This handout offers guidance to clinicians on when to consider palliative care for children with life limiting illnesses.
Educational Tools - Clinician Education
SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
1465 South Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63104
Mary Ann Collins, MHA
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This fact sheet describes conditions under which a clinician might consider introducing palliative care into the treatment plan for a child with advanced illness.
pediatrics, clinical information, decision making
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Posted June 30, 2003
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Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve care for dying persons and their families. Visit PromotingExcellence.org for more resources.