Bereaved parental evaluation of the quality of a palliative care program in Lebanon.

@article{Saad2011BereavedPE,
  title={Bereaved parental evaluation of the quality of a palliative care program in Lebanon.},
  author={Rima Saad and Huda Abu-Saad Huijer and Samar Nayef Noureddine and Samar A. Muwakkit and Raya Saab and Miguel R. Abboud},
  journal={Pediatric blood & cancer},
  year={2011},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={310-6}
}
BACKGROUND Palliative care (PC) is important in Pediatric Oncology as more than 20% of children with cancer still die despite modern treatment. As a significant number of children reside in countries with limited resources; more research in PC is needed there. This study aimed at evaluating the quality of care provided to children with cancer at the Children's Cancer Center of Lebanon (CCCL) during their last month of life as perceived by the bereaved parents. PROCEDURE Between 2002 and 2007… CONTINUE READING

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