Spirituality and pediatric cancer.

@article{Purow2011SpiritualityAP,
  title={Spirituality and pediatric cancer.},
  author={Benjamin Purow and Susan B Alisanski and Gordon Putnam and Marjory Ruderman},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={104 4},
  pages={
          299-302
        }
}
Spiritual beliefs are an important source of comfort and support to many cancer patients and their families, but they may play a particularly large role when the patient is a child. Parents facing a child's serious illness and possible death, and children themselves trying to make sense of illness, suffering, and death, often look beyond the material world for comfort and explanations. 
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