Making decisions to limit treatment in life-limiting and life-threatening conditions in children: a framework for practice.

@article{Larcher2015MakingDT,
  title={Making decisions to limit treatment in life-limiting and life-threatening conditions in children: a framework for practice.},
  author={Victor Larcher and Finella Craig and Kiran Bhogal and Dominic Jc Wilkinson and Joe Brierley},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={2015},
  volume={100 Suppl 2},
  pages={s3-23}
}
It is now more than 18 years since the late Professor David Baum wrote the foreword to the first Withholding and Withdrawing Life Saving Treatment in Children document. Since then the practice of paediatrics has changed radically. We are now seeing increased survival rates for infants born between 22 and 25 weeks gestation, new gene therapies stretching the boundaries of possibility, and advances in paediatric surgical techniques unimaginable in the last millennium. 
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