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Content Author:
Maureen Hillier DNP, RN, CCRN, CHSE, Jennifer Steadman, RN, BSN, CCRN
Date: 13 November 2018

In this video, Dr. Maureen Hillier discusses Boston Children’s Hospital’s End-of-Life Simulation Program for newly licensed nurses, and how this simulation supports novice nurses.

Initial Publication: November 13, 2018.

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Content Author:
Emma Jones MD
Date: 21 April 2017

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept, or demonstrate a brief procedure.

Dr. Emma Jones discusses the different types of pain treatment failures that arise during the assessment and treatment of various symptoms that are experienced by

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Date: 15 October 2016

Professor Latour discusses the definition of end-of-life care and looks at what is currently available in evidence and measuring tools.

Initial publication: October 12, 2016.

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Date: 30 September 2016

In this video actors portray family, patients, and clinicians to convey the challenges in delivering palliative care as well as presenting approaches to those challenges.

Initial publication: September 30, 2016. 

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Content Author:
Emma Jones MD
Date: 27 September 2016

Dr. Emma Jones discusses the assessment and treatment of various symptoms that are experienced by patients in the palliative care setting including pain, fatigue, dyspnea, nausea and decreased appetite. 

Initial publication: August 19, 2016.

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Date: 23 September 2016

In this video, Dr. Amy Sanderson identifies and discusses the issues around advanced care planning for children with life-threatening diseases. She discusses the function of the MOLST form in end-of-life planning and how it is different from prior approaches to end-of-life management.

Content Author:
Richard Goldstein MD
Date: 2 September 2016

Dr. Richard Goldstein reviews palliative care for children and its benefits. He then discusses in detail the unique role that a caregiver who has a close relationship with the family, whether the practitioner is a generalist or subspecialist, may have in guiding and providing meaningful

Content Author:
Joanne Wolfe MD, MPH
Date: 2 September 2016

Dr. Joanne Wolfe introduces the topic of palliative care in pediatric patients. She describes who the children are who are receiving palliative care, strategies to relieve suffering in this population and the communication strategies that may be most useful in treating and supporting both these

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Date: 14 May 2016

In this video, Jos Latour discusses his work in end-of-life care with pediatric patients and their families.

Initial publication: May 13, 2016.

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Content Author:
Harriett Nelson
Date: 15 March 2016

In this video, Harriett Nelson will discuss her work in Pediatric Palliative Care Transport for critically or terminally ill children. She will share her experiences on the Palliative Care Transport Team. She will also explain findings from her research in working with parents who decided to

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Date: 13 August 2014

Ulrika Kreicbergs is the Galo Foundations Professor in Palliative Care for Children and Youth at the Ersta Skondal University College in Stockholm, Sweden. She will discuss her research on how families experience grief and bereavement both leading up to and following the death of a severely ill

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Date: 24 September 2013

Dr. Truog will discuss ethical considerations in end-of-life care for the pediatric patient.

Initial publication: September 24, 2013.

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