Parent and physician perspectives on quality of care at the end of life in children with cancer.

@article{Mack2005ParentAP,
  title={Parent and physician perspectives on quality of care at the end of life in children with cancer.},
  author={Jennifer W. Mack and Joanne M. Hilden and Jan Watterson and Caron L Moore and Brian Turner and Holcombe E. Grier and Jane C. Weeks and Joanne Wolfe},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2005},
  volume={23 36},
  pages={9155-61}
}
PURPOSE To ascertain parents' and physicians' assessments of quality of end-of-life care for children with cancer and to determine factors associated with high-quality care as perceived by parents and physicians. METHODS A survey was conducted between 1997 and 2001 of 144 parents of children who received treatment at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Children's Hospital (Boston, MA) or Children's Hospitals and Clinics of St Paul and Minneapolis, MN, between 1990 and 1999 (65% of those… CONTINUE READING

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