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The dying child in seventeenth-century England

Newton, H. (2015) The dying child in seventeenth-century England. Pediatrics, 136 (2). pp. 218-220. ISSN 1098-4275

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To link to this item DOI: 10.1542/peds.2015-0971

Abstract/Summary

This article offers a historical perspective on an important and controversial issue within the emerging field of paediatric palliative care: the question of whether to talk to terminally ill children about their prognosis.

Item Type:Article
Refereed:Yes
Divisions:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science > Early Modern Research Centre (EMRC)
Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Humanities > History
ID Code:58653
Publisher:American Academy of Pediatrics

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