When to stop? Decision-making when children’s cancer treatment is no longer curative: a mixed-method systematic review

Abstract

BACKGROUND Children with cancer, parents, and clinicians, face difficult decisions when cure is no longer possible. Little is known about decision-making processes, how agreement is reached, or perspectives of different actors. Professionals voice concerns about managing parental expectations and beliefs, which can be contrary to their own and may change… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-124

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