Providing care in chronic disease: the ever-changing balance of integrating palliative and restorative medicine.

@article{Klick2007ProvidingCI,
  title={Providing care in chronic disease: the ever-changing balance of integrating palliative and restorative medicine.},
  author={Jeffrey C Klick and Allison Ballantine},
  journal={Pediatric clinics of North America},
  year={2007},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={799-812, xii}
}
Caring for children who have a chronic life-limiting illness can be emotionally and physically challenging. Just as families may struggle with whether they are making the right decisions, care providers struggle with whether they are giving the right advice, predicting the medical course correctly, and making the correct medical decisions. Uncertainty is a constant for the family and the care provider. The willingness of the care provider to develop a relationship with the family that involves… CONTINUE READING

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