Alterations in end-of-life support in the pediatric intensive care unit.


OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to examine alterations in end-of-life support in a multiinstitutional sample of PICUs. METHODS This was a retrospective, descriptive study. Variables collected included end-of-life support category, race, length of stay, operative status, reason for admission, and Pediatric Index of Mortality 2 score, as well as the number of ICU… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2010-0420


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