Review Collection: Paediatrics

143 reviews
 

The term paediatric (also spelt pediatric) usually includes both children (aged between 0 and 12 years of age) and adolescents (aged between 12 and 18 years of age).

Source: Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). Standards for the care of children and adolescents in health services (383kb pdf). Sydney: RACP; 2008 Nov 19.

2019

Bakula DM, Sharkey CM, Perez MN, Espeleta HC, Gamwell KL, Baudino M, Delozier AM, Chaney JM, Matt Alderson R, Mullins LL. The Relationship Between Parent and Child Distress in Pediatric Cancer: A Meta-Analysis. J Pediatr Psychol. 2019 Jul 1. pii: jsz051. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsz051. [Epub ahead of print]

Barker MM, Beresford B, Bland M, Fraser LK. Prevalence and Incidence of Anxiety and Depression Among Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults With Life-Limiting Conditions: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Pediatr. 2019 Jul 8. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.1712. [Epub ahead of print]

Cheng BT, Rost M, De Clercq E, Arnold L, Elger BS, Wangmo T. Palliative care initiation in pediatric oncology patients: A systematic review. Cancer Med. 2019 Jan;8(1):3-12. doi: 10.1002/cam4.1907. Epub 2018 Dec 7.

Cheng L, Liu F, Feng S, Wang Y, Gu Y, Kang Q. Symptom experience of children with cancer younger than 8 years of age: an integrative review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2019 Apr 10. pii: S0885-3924(19)30167-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.03.021. [Epub ahead of print]

Chong PH, Walshe C, Hughes S. Perceptions of a Good Death in Children with Life-Shortening Conditions: An Integrative Review. J Palliat Med. 2019 Jun;22(6):714-723. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0335. Epub 2018 Dec 11.

Constantinou G, Garcia R, Cook E, Randhawa G. Children's unmet palliative care needs: a scoping review of parents' perspectives. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2019 Jul 19. pii: bmjspcare-2018-001705. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2018-001705. [Epub ahead of print]

Friedel M, Aujoulat I, Dubois AC, Degryse JM. Instruments to Measure Outcomes in Pediatric Palliative Care: A Systematic Review. Pediatrics. 2019 Jan;143(1). pii: e20182379. doi: 10.1542/peds.2018-2379. Epub 2018 Dec 7.

Hanna JR, McCaughan E, Semple CJ. Challenges and support needs of parents and children when a parent is at end of life: A systematic review. Palliat Med. 2019 Jun 27:269216319857622. doi: 10.1177/0269216319857622. [Epub ahead of print]

Hauskov Graungaard A, Roested Bendixen C, Haavet OR, Smith-Sivertsen T, Mäkelä M. Somatic symptoms in children who have a parent with cancer: A systematic review. Child Care Health Dev. 2019 Mar;45(2):147-158. doi: 10.1111/cch.12647.

Kim S, Savage TA, Hershberger PE, Kavanaugh K. End-of-Life Care in Neonatal Intensive Care Units from an Asian Perspective: An Integrative Review of the Research Literature. J Palliat Med. 2019 Jan 11. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0304. [Epub ahead of print]

Mu PF, Tseng YM, Wang CC, Chen YJ, Huang SH, Hsu TF, Florczak KL. Nurses’ Experiences in End-of-Life Care in the PICU: A Qualitative Systematic Review. Nurs Sci Q. 2019 Jan;32(1):12-22. doi: 10.1177/0894318418807936.

Robert R, Stavinoha P, Jones BL, Robinson J, Larson K, Hicklen R, Smith B, Perko K, Koch K, Findley S, Weaver MS. Spiritual assessment and spiritual care offerings as a standard of care in pediatric oncology: A recommendation informed by a systematic review of the literature. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 Apr 29:e27764. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27764. [Epub ahead of print]

Streuli JC, Widger K, Medeiros C, Zuniga-Villanueva G, Trenholm M. Impact of specialized pediatric palliative care programs on communication and decision-making. Patient Educ Couns. 2019 Feb 11. pii: S0738-3991(18)30414-2. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2019.02.011. [Epub ahead of print]

Thornton R, Nicholson P, Harms L. Scoping Review of Memory Making in Bereavement Care for Parents After the Death of a Newborn. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2019 May;48(3):351-360. doi: 10.1016/j.jogn.2019.02.001. Epub 2019 Apr 1.

Weaver MS, Mooney-Doyle K, Kelly KP, Montgomery K, Newman AR, Fortney CA, Bell CJ, Spruit JL, Kurtz Uveges M, Wiener L, Schmidt CM, Madrigal VN, Hinds PS. The Benefits and Burdens of Pediatric Palliative Care and End-of-Life Research: A Systematic Review. J Palliat Med. 2019 Mar 5. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0483. [Epub ahead of print]

Widger K, Medeiros C, Trenholm M, Zuniga-Villanueva G, Streuli JC. Indicators Used to Assess the Impact of Specialized Pediatric Palliative Care: A Scoping Review. J Palliat Med. 2019 Feb;22(2):199-219. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0420. Epub 2018 Dec 11.

2018

Booth A, Maddison J, Wright K, Fraser L, Beresford B. Research prioritisation exercises related to the care of children and young people with life-limiting conditions, their parents and all those who care for them: A systematic scoping review. Palliat Med. 2018 Dec;32(10):1552-1566. doi: 10.1177/0269216318800172.

Boyden JY, Curley MAQ, Deatrick JA, Ersek M. Factors Associated With the Use of U.S. Community-Based Palliative Care for Children With Life-Limiting or Life-Threatening Illnesses and Their Families: An Integrative Review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 Jan;55(1):117-131. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.04.017. Epub 2017 Aug 12.

Cheng L, Wang L, He M, Feng S, Zhu Y, Rodgers C. Perspectives of children, family caregivers, and health professionals about pediatric oncology symptoms: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2018 Sep;26(9):2957-2971. doi: 10.1007/s00520-018-4257-3. Epub 2018 May 17.

Coughtrey A, Millington A, Bennett S, Christie D, Hough R, Su MT, Constantinou MP, Shafran R. The Effectiveness of Psychosocial Interventions for Psychological Outcomes in Pediatric Oncology: A Systematic Review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 Mar;55(3):1004-1017. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.09.022. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Dutta O, Tan-Ho G, Choo PY, Ho AHY. Lived experience of a child's chronic illness and death: A qualitative systematic review of the parental bereavement trajectory. Death Stud. 2018 Oct 4:1-15. doi: 10.1080/07481187.2018.1503621. [Epub ahead of print]

Ekberg S, Bradford NK, Herbert A, Danby S, Yates P. Healthcare Users' Experiences of Communicating with Healthcare Professionals About Children Who Have Life-Limiting Conditions: A Qualitative Systematic Review. J Palliat Med. 2018 May 15. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2017.0422. [Epub ahead of print]

Faccio F, Ferrari F, Pravettoni G. When a parent has cancer: How does it impact on children's psychosocial functioning? A systematic review. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2018 Jul 23:e12895. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12895. [Epub ahead of print]

Franklin P, Arber A, Reed L, Ream E. Health and social care professionals' experiences of supporting parents and their dependent children during, and following, the death of a parent: A qualitative review and thematic synthesis. Palliat Med. 2018 Oct 29:269216318803494. doi: 10.1177/0269216318803494. [Epub ahead of print]

Ghirotto L, Busani E, Salvati M, Di Marco V, Caldarelli V, Artioli G. Researching children's perspectives in pediatric palliative care: A systematic review and meta-summary of qualitative research. Palliat Support Care. 2018 May 29:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S1478951518000172. [Epub ahead of print]

Gibson K, Hofmeyer A, Warland J. Nurses Providing End-of-Life Care for Infants and Their Families in the NICU: A Review of the Literature. Adv Neonatal Care. 2018 Dec;18(6):471-479. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000533.

Green SB, Markaki A. Interprofessional palliative care education for pediatric oncology clinicians: an evidence-based practice review. BMC Res Notes. 2018 Nov 7;11(1):797. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3905-5.

Grimshaw SL, Taylor NF, Mechinaud F, Shields N. Assessment of physical function in children with cancer: A systematic review. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Aug 9:e27369. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27369. [Epub ahead of print]

Grimston M, Butler AE, Copnell B. Critical care nurses' experiences of caring for a dying child: A qualitative evidence synthesis. J Adv Nurs. 2018 May 5. doi: 10.1111/jan.13701. [Epub ahead of print]

Haines ER, Frost AC, Kane HL, Rokoske FS. Barriers to accessing palliative care for pediatric patients with cancer: A review of the literature. Cancer. 2018 Jun 1;124(11):2278-2288. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31265. Epub 2018 Feb 16.

Huang JY, Monagle P, Massicotte MP, VanderPluym CJ. Antithrombotic therapies in children on durable Ventricular Assist Devices: A literature review. Thromb Res. 2018 Feb 28. pii: S0049-3848(18)30260-3. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2018.02.145. [Epub ahead of print]

Kline C, Felton E, Allen IE, Tahir P, Mueller S. Survival outcomes in pediatric recurrent high-grade glioma: results of a 20-year systematic review and meta-analysis. J Neurooncol. 2018 Mar;137(1):103-110. doi: 10.1007/s11060-017-2701-8. Epub 2017 Dec 4.

Marsac ML, Kindler C, Weiss D, Ragsdale L. Let's Talk About It: Supporting Family Communication during End-of-Life Care of Pediatric Patients. J Palliat Med. 2018 Jun;21(6):862-878. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2017.0307. Epub 2018 May 18.

Mazhari F, Shirazi AS, Shabzendehdar M. Management of oral mucositis in pediatric patients receiving cancer therapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Nov 12:e27403. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27403. [Epub ahead of print]

Namisango E, Bristowe K, Allsop MJ, Murtagh FEM, Abas M, Higginson IJ, Downing J, Harding R. Symptoms and Concerns Among Children and Young People with Life-Limiting and Life-Threatening Conditions: A Systematic Review Highlighting Meaningful Health Outcomes. Patient. 2018 Oct 26. doi: 10.1007/s40271-018-0333-5. [Epub ahead of print]

Nunes MDR, Bomfim E, Olson K, Lopes-Junior LC, Silva-Rodrigues FM, Garcia de Lima RA, Nascimento LC. Interventions minimizing fatigue in children/adolescents with cancer: An integrative review. J Child Health Care. 2018 Jun;22(2):186-204. doi: 10.1177/1367493517752498. Epub 2018 Jan 23.

Nunns M, Mayhew D, Ford T, Rogers M, Curle C, Logan S, Moore D. Effectiveness of non-pharmacological interventions to reduce procedural anxiety in children and adolescents undergoing treatment for cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychooncology. 2018 Apr 30. doi: 10.1002/pon.4749. [Epub ahead of print]

Paguinto SG, Kasparian NA, Bray P, Farrar M. Parents' perceptions of power wheelchair prescription for children with a neuromuscular disorder: a scoping review. Disabil Rehabil. 2018 Jun 18:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2018.1474496. [Epub ahead of print]

Pieper L, Zernikow B, Drake R, Frosch M, Printz M, Wager J. Dyspnea in Children with Life-Threatening and Life-Limiting Complex Chronic Conditions. J Palliat Med. 2018 Apr;21(4):552-564. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2017.0240. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Pinquart M. Parenting stress in caregivers of children with chronic physical condition—A meta‐analysis. Stress Health. 2018 Apr;34(2):197-207. doi: 10.1002/smi.2780. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

Radossi AL, Taromina K, Marjerrison S, Diorio CJ, Similio R, Njuguna F, Afungchwi GM, Ladas EJ. A systematic review of integrative clinical trials for supportive care in pediatric oncology: a report from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology, T&CM collaborative. Support Care Cancer. 2018 Feb;26(2):375-391. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-3908-0. Epub 2017 Oct 13.

Santacroce SJ, Tan KR, Killela MK. A systematic scoping review of the recent literature (∼2011-2017) about the costs of illness to parents of children diagnosed with cancer. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2018 Aug;35:22-32. doi: 10.1016/j.ejon.2018.04.004. Epub 2018 May 17.

Seelisch J, Sung L, Kelly MJ, Raybin JL, Beauchemin M, Dvorak CC, Kelly KP, Nieder ML, Noll RB, Thackray J, Ullrich NJ, Cabral S, Dupuis LL, Robinson PD. Identifying clinical practice guidelines for the supportive care of children with cancer: A report from the Children's Oncology Group. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Sep 26:e27471. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27471. [Epub ahead of print]

Shakespeare C, Merriel A, Bakhbakhi D, Baneszova R, Barnard K, Lynch M, Storey C, Blencowe H, Boyle F, Flenady V, Gold K, Horey D, Mills T, Siassakos D. Parents’ and healthcare professionals’ experiences of care after stillbirth in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-summary. BJOG. 2018 Aug 12. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.15430. [Epub ahead of print]

Thomas R, Phillips M, Hamilton RJ. Pain Management in the Pediatric Palliative Care Population. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2018 May 5. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12389. [Epub ahead of print]

Sulis G, Amadasi S, Odone A, Penazzato M, Matteelli A. Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Children With Tuberculosis: A Systematic Review. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2018 May;37(5):e117-e125. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001784.

2017

Arruda-Colli MNF, Weaver MS, Wiener L. Communication About Dying, Death, and Bereavement: A Systematic Review of Children's Literature. J Palliat Med. 2017 May;20(5):548-559. Epub 2017 Mar 27.

Hudson BF, Oostendorp LJ, Candy B, Vickerstaff V, Jones L, Lakhanpaul M, Bluebond-Langner M, Stone P. The under reporting of recruitment strategies in research with children with life-threatening illnesses: A systematic review. Palliat Med. 2017 May;31(5):419-436. Epub 2016 Sep 8.

Lazor T, Tigelaar L, Pole JD, De Souza C, Tomlinson D, Sung L. Instruments to measure anxiety in children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Sep;25(9):2921-2931. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-3743-3. Epub 2017 Jun 3.

Mitchell S, Morris A, Bennett K, Sajid L, Dale J. Specialist paediatric palliative care services: what are the benefits? Arch Dis Child. 2017 Oct;102(10):923-929. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2016-312026. Epub 2017 Apr 4.

Momani TG, Berry DL. Integrative therapeutic approaches for the management and control of nausea in children undergoing cancer treatment: A systematic review of literature. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2017 May/Jun;34(3):173-184. doi: 10.1177/1043454216688638. Epub 2017 Feb 13.

Popejoy E, Pollock K, Almack K, Manning JC, Johnston B. Decision-making and future planning for children with life-limiting conditions: A qualitative systematic review and thematic synthesis. Child Care Health Dev. 2017 Sep;43(5):627-644. doi: 10.1111/cch.12461. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

Radossi AL, Taromina K, Marjerrison S, Diorio CJ, Similio R, Njuguna F, Afungchwi GM, Ladas EJ. A systematic review of integrative clinical trials for supportive care in pediatric oncology: a report from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology, T&CM collaborative. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Oct 13. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-3908-0. [Epub ahead of print]

Rodríguez-Mansilla J, González-Sánchez B, Torres-Piles S, Martín JG, Jiménez-Palomares M, Bellino MN. Effects of the application of therapeutic massage in children with cancer: a systematic review. Rev Lat Am Enfermagem. 2017 Jun 8;25:e2903. doi: 10.1590/1518-8345.1774.2903.

Rost M, De Clercq E, Wangmo T, Elger B. The Need for a Shared Understanding: Domains of Care and Composition of Team in Pediatric Palliative Care Guidelines. J Hosp Palliat Nurs. 2017 Dec;19(6):556-64.

Sasaki H, Bouesseau MC, Marston J, Mori R. A scoping review of palliative care for children in low- and middle-income countries. BMC Palliat Care. 2017 Nov 25;16(1):60. doi: 10.1186/s12904-017-0242-8.

Tanco K, Park JC, Cerana A, Sisson A, Sobti N, Bruera E. A systematic review of instruments assessing dimensions of distress among caregivers of adult and pediatric cancer patients. Palliat Support Care. 2017 Feb;15(1):110-124. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Tomlinson D, Tigelaar L, Hyslop S, Lazor T, Dupuis LL, Griener K, Oliveria J, Sung L. Self-report of symptoms in children with cancer younger than 8 years of age: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Aug;25(8):2663-2670. Epub 2017 May 12.

2016

Coombes LH, Wiseman T, Lucas G, Sangha A, Murtagh FE. Health-related quality-of-life outcome measures in paediatric palliative care: A systematic review of psychometric properties and feasibility of use. Palliat Med. 2016 Dec;30(10):935-949. Epub 2016 May 31.

Graham D, Tisdall MM, Gill D. Corpus callosotomy outcomes in pediatric patients: A systematic review. Epilepsia. 2016 Jul;57(7):1053-68. Epub 2016 May 29.

Hillis R, Ling J, Quinn C, Brenner M. Evaluating a pilot paediatric hospice-at-home service: a literature review. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2016 Feb;22(2):90-7.

McConnell T, Scott D, Porter S. Healthcare staff 's experience in providing end-of-life care to children: A mixed-method review.
Palliat Med. 2016 Dec;30(10):905-919. Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Montgomery K, Sawin KJ, Hendricks-Ferguson VL. Experiences of Pediatric Oncology Patients and Their Parents at End of Life: A Systematic Review. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2016 Mar;33(2):85-104. Epub 2015 Jul 27.

Johnston DL, Sung L, Stark D, Frazier AL, Rosenberg AR. A systematic review of patient-reported outcome measures of neuropathy in children, adolescents and young adults. Support Care Cancer. 2016 Sep;24(9):3723-8. doi: 10.1007/s00520-016-3199-x. Epub 2016 Apr 1.

Schiessl C. Gottschling S. Gronwald BM. What are Palliative Care Physicians for Adults Taught on Palliative Care for Children? Paediatric Aspects in Palliative Care Curricula for Adults. Klin Padiatr. 2016 Jan;228(1):35-41. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1569266. Epub 2016 Jan 14.

Tomlinson D, Zupanec S, Jones H, O'Sullivan C, Hesser T, Sung L. The lived experience of fatigue in children and adolescents with cancer: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2016 Aug;24(8):3623-31. Epub 2016 May 5.

Weaver MS, Heinze KE, Bell CJ, Wiener L, Garee AM, Kelly KP, Casey RL, Watson A, Hinds PS; Pediatric Palliative Care Special Interest Group at Children’s National Health System. Establishing psychosocial palliative care standards for children and adolescents with cancer and their families: An integrative review. Palliat Med. 2016 Mar;30(3):212-23. Epub 2015 Apr 28.

Zaal-Schuller IH, de Vos MA, Ewals FV, van Goudoever JB, Willems DL. End-of-life decision-making for children with severe developmental disabilities: The parental perspective. Res Dev Disabil.2016 Feb-Mar;49-50:235-46.Epub 2015 Dec 29.

2015

Beecham E, Candy B, Howard R, McCulloch R, Laddie J, Rees H, Vickerstaff V, Bluebond-Langner M, Jones L. Pharmacological interventions for pain in children and adolescents with life-limiting conditions. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2015 Mar 13;3:CD010750.

Butler AE, Hall H, Willetts G, Copnell B. Family Experience and PICU Death: A Meta-Synthesis. Pediatrics. 2015 Oct;136(4):e961-73. Epub 2015 Sep 14.

Donovan LA, Wakefield CE, Russell V, Cohn RJ. Hospital-based bereavement services following the death of a child: a mixed study review. Palliat Med. 2015 Mar;29(3):193-210.Epub 2014 Nov 13.

Gerhardt CA, Lehmann V, Long KA, Alderfer MA. Supporting Siblings as a Standard of Care in Pediatric Oncology. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Dec;62 Suppl 5:S750-804.

Howes C. Caring until the end: a systematic literature review exploring Paediatric Intensive Care Unit end-of-life care. Nurs Crit Care. 2015 Jan;20(1):41-51.

Knops RR, Kremer LC, Verhagen AA; Dutch Paediatric Palliative Care Guideline Group for Symptoms. Paediatric palliative care: recommendations for treatment of symptoms in the Netherlands. BMC Palliat Care. 2015 Nov 5;14:57.

Virdun C, Brown N, Phillips J, Luckett T, Agar M, Green A, Davidson PM. Elements of optimal paediatric palliative care for children and young people: An integrative review using a systematic approach. Collegian. 2015;22(4):421-31.

Weaver MS, Heinze KE, Kelly KP, Wiener L, Casey RL, Bell CJ, Wolfe J, Garee AM, Watson A, Hinds PS. Palliative Care as a Standard of Care in Pediatric Oncology. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Dec;62 Suppl.

Williams-Reade J, Lamson AL, Knight SM, White MB, Ballard SM, Desai PP. Paediatric palliative care: a review of needs, obstacles and the future. J Nurs Manag. 2015 Jan;23(1):4-14. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

2014

Coad J, Patel R, Murray S. Disclosing terminal diagnosis to children and their families: palliative professionals' communication barriers. Death Stud. 2014 May-Jun;38(5):302-7.Epub 2013 Sep 17.

Harding R, Albertyn R, Sherr L, Gwyther L. Pediatric palliative care in sub-saharan Africa: a systematic review of the evidence for care models, interventions, and outcomes. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2014 Mar;47(3):642-51. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

Melin-Johansson C, Axelsson I, Jonsson Grundberg M, Hallqvist F. When a child dies: parents' experiences of palliative care-an integrative literature review. J Pediatr Nurs. 2014 Nov-Dec;29(6):660-9. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2014.06.009. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

Petersen CL. Spiritual care of the child with cancer at the end of life: a concept analysis. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 70(6):1243-53, 2014 Jun.

Robb SL, Hanson-Abromeit D. A review of supportive care interventions to manage distress in young children with cancer and parents. Cancer Nurs. 2014 Jul-Aug;37(4):E1-26.

Valdez-Martinez E, Noyes J, Bedolla M. When to stop? Decision-making when children's cancer treatment is no longer curative: a mixed-method systematic review. BMC Pediatr. 2014 May 13;14:124.

2013

Bluebond-Langner M, Beecham E, Candy B, Langner R, Jones L. Preferred place of death for children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions: A systematic review of the literature and recommendations for future inquiry and policy. Palliat Med. 2013 Sep;27(8):705-13. Epub 2013 Apr 23.

Lotz JD, Jox RJ, Borasio GD, Führer M. Pediatric advance care planning: a systematic review. Pediatrics. 2013 Mar;131(3):e873-80. Epub 2013 Feb 11.

Lima NN, do Nascimento VB, de Carvalho SM, Neto ML, Moreira MM, Brasil AQ, Junior FT, de Oliveira GF, Reis AO. Spirituality in childhood cancer care. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2013;9:1539-1544. Epub 2013 Oct 9.

Rork JF, Berde CB, Goldstein RD. Regional anesthesia approaches to pain management in pediatric palliative care: a review of current knowledge. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2013 Dec;46(6):859-73. Epub 2013 Mar 29.

Stevenson M, Achille M, Lugasi T. Pediatric palliative care in Canada and the United States: a qualitative metasummary of the needs of patients and families. J Palliat Med. 2013 May;16(5):566-77. Epub 2013 Apr 4.

Tomlinson D, Hinds PS, Ethier MC, Ness KK, Zupanec S, Sung L. Psychometric properties of instruments used to measure fatigue in children and adolescents with cancer: a systematic review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2013 Jan;45(1):83-91.Epub 2012 Aug 11.

Wang J, Kearney JA. The experience of Chinese American parents of children with life-limiting illness: a comprehensive review. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2013 Jul;19(7):347-54.

2012

Aschenbrenner AP, Winters JM, Belknap RA. Integrative review: parent perspectives on care of their child at the end of life. J Pediatr Nurs. 2012 Oct;27(5):514-22. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2011.07.008. Epub 2011 Sep 13.

Heinze KE, Nolan MT. Parental decision making for children with cancer at the end of life: a meta-ethnography. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2012 Nov-Dec;29(6):337-45. Epub 2012 Sep 19.

Hinds PS, Menard JC, Jacobs SS. The child's voice in pediatric palliative and end-of-life care. Prog Pall Care. 2012;20(6):337-42.

Kelly M, Jones S, Wilson V, Lewis P. How children's rights are constructed in family-centred care: a review of the literature. J Child Health Care. 2012 Jun;16(2):190-205. Epub 2012 Feb 22.

Manji A, Beyene J, Dupuis LL, Phillips R, Lehrnbecher T, Sung L. Outpatient and oral antibiotic management of low-risk febrile neutropenia are effective in children--a systematic review of prospective trials. Support Care Cancer. 2012 Jun;20(6):1135-45.Epub 2012 Mar 9.

Rosenberg AR, Baker KS, Syrjala K, Wolfe J. Systematic review of psychosocial morbidities among bereaved parents of children with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012 Apr;58(4):503-12. doi: 10.1002/pbc.23386. Epub 2011 Oct 28.

Stayer D. Pediatric palliative care: a conceptual analysis for pediatric nursing practice. J Pediatr Nurs. 2012 Aug;27(4):350-6. Epub 2011 Jul 13.

2011

Creten C, Van Der Zwaan S, Blankespoor RJ, Leroy PL, Schieveld JN. Pediatric delirium in the pediatric intensive care unit: a systematic review and an update on key issues and research questions. Minerva Anestesiol. 2011 Nov;77(11):1099-107. Epub 2011 May 26.

Doug M, Adi Y, Williams J, Paul M, Kelly D, Petchey R, Carter YH. Transition to adult services for children and young people with palliative care needs: a systematic review. Arch Dis Child. 2011 Jan;96(1):78-84. Epub 2009 Nov 30.

Fayed N, Schiariti V, Bostan C, Cieza A, Klassen A. Health status and QOL instruments used in childhood cancer research: deciphering conceptual content using World Health Organization definitions. Qual Life Res. 2011 Oct;20(8):1247-58. Epub 2011 Feb 4.

Klassen AF, Anthony SJ, Khan A, Sung L, Klaassen R. Identifying determinants of quality of life of children with cancer and childhood cancer survivors: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2011 Sep;19(9):1275-87. Epub 2011 May 25.

Knapp C, Woodworth L, Wright M, Downing J, Drake R, Fowler-Kerry S, Hain R, Marston J. Pediatric palliative care provision around the world: A systematic review. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Mar 17. doi: 10.1002/pbc.23100. [Epub ahead of print]

Kumar SP. Reporting of pediatric palliative care: a systematic review and quantitative analysis of research publications in palliative care journals. Indian J Palliat Care. 2011 Sep;17(3):202-9.

Long KA, Marsland AL. Family adjustment to childhood cancer: a systematic review. Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev. 2011 Mar;14(1):57-88.

Meert KL, Schim SM, Briller SH. Parental bereavement needs in the pediatric intensive care unit: review of available measures. J Palliat Med. 2011 Aug;14(8):951-64. Epub 2011 Jun 1.

2010

Alderfer MA, Long KA, Lown EA, Marsland AL, Ostrowski NL, Hock JM, Ewing LJ. Psychosocial adjustment of siblings of children with cancer: a systematic review. Psychooncology. 2010 Aug;19(8):789-805.

Bishop FL, Prescott P, Chan YK, Saville J, von Elm E, Lewith GT. Prevalence of complementary medicine use in pediatric cancer: a systematic review. Pediatrics. 2010 Apr;125(4):768-76. Epub 2010 Mar 22.

Eden LM, Callister LC. Parent involvement in end-of-life care and decision making in the newborn intensive care unit: an integrative review. J Perinat Educ. 2010 Winter;19(1):29-39.

Hatherill S, Flisher AJ. Delirium in children and adolescents: a systematic review of the literature. J Psychosom Res. 2010 Apr;68(4):337-44. Epub 2010 Jan 12.

Jones BL, Pelletier W, Decker C, Barczyk A, Dungan SS. Fathers of children with cancer: a descriptive synthesis of the literature. Soc Work Health Care. 2010 May;49(5):458-93.

Macdonald ME, Chilibeck G, Affleck W, Cadell S. Gender imbalance in pediatric palliative care research samples. Palliat Med. 2010 Jun;24(4):435-44. Epub 2009 Dec 16.

Shepherd E, Woodgate RL, Sawatzky JA. Pain in children with central nervous system cancer: a review of the literature. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2010 Jul;37(4):E318-30.

Tomlinson D, von Baeyer CL, Stinson JN, Sung L. A systematic review of faces scales for the self-report of pain intensity in children. Pediatrics. 2010 Nov;126(5):e1168-98. Epub 2010 Oct 4.

Ungureanu I, Sandberg JG. "Broken together": Spirituality and religion as coping strategies for couples dealing with the death of a child: A literature review with clinical implications. Contemp Fam Ther. 2010 Sep;32(3):302-19.

2009

Bishop K, Mele N, Koppmann MJ, Day S. A review of paediatric palliative care nursing education in Latin America. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2009 Aug;15(8):377-82.

Hendrickson KC. Morbidity, mortality, and parental grief: A review of the literature on the relationship between the death of a child and the subsequent health of parents. Palliat Support Care. 2009 Mar;7(1):109-119.

Prchal A, Landolt MA. Psychological interventions with siblings of pediatric cancer patients: a systematic review. Psychooncology. 2009 Dec;18(12):1241-51.

Ruland CM, Hamilton GA, Schjødt-Osmo B. The complexity of symptoms and problems experienced in children with cancer: a review of the literature. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009 Mar;37(3):403-18.

Seitz DC, Besier T, Goldbeck L. Psychosocial interventions for adolescent cancer patients: a systematic review of the literature. Psychooncology. 2009 Jul;18(7):683-90.

Widger K, Steele R, Oberle K, Davies B. Exploring the Supportive Care Model as a framework for pediatric palliative care. J Hosp Palliat Nurs. 2009 Jul-Aug;11(4):209-16.

Zander M, Hutton A. Paediatric oncology nursing: working and coping when kids have cancer - a thematic review. Neonatal Paediatr Child Health Nurs. 2009 Nov;12(3):15-27. No Abstract Available.

2008

Cameron J, Taylor J, Greene A. Evaluating professional guidelines for the care of dying previable infants. Evid Base Midwifery. 2008 Dec;6(4):136-142. No Abstract Available.

Ens CD, Chochinov HM, Bérard JL, Harlos MS, Stenekes SJ, Wowchuk SM. Pediatric palliative care online: the views of health care professionals. J Palliat Care. 2008 Spring;24(1):41-8.

Foster TL, Gilmer MJ. Continuing bonds: a human response within paediatric palliative care. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2008 Feb;14(2):85-91.

Harvey S, Snowdon C, Elbourne D. Effectiveness of bereavement interventions in neonatal intensive care: a review of the evidence. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2008 Oct;13(5):341-56. Epub 2008 Jun 2.

Hughes D, Ladas E, Rooney D, Kelly K. Massage therapy as a supportive care intervention for children with cancer. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2008 May;35(3):431-42.

Jackson C, Cheater FM, Reid I. A systematic review of decision support needs of parents making child health decisions. Health Expect. 2008 Sep;11(3):232-51.

Linton JM, Feudtner C. What accounts for differences or disparities in pediatric palliative and end-of-life care? a systematic review focusing on possible multilevel mechanisms. Pediatrics. 2008 Sep;122(3):574-82.

Moore P, Kerridge I, Gillis J, Jacobe S, Isaacs D. Withdrawal and limitation of life-sustaining treatments in a paediatric intensive care unit and review of the literature. J Paediatr Child Health. 2008 Jul-Aug;44(7-8):404-8.

Phillips RS, Gibson F. A systematic review of treatments for constipation in children and young adults undergoing cancer treatment. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2008 Nov;30(11):829-30.

Vrijmoet-Wiersma CM, van Klink JM, Kolk AM, Koopman HM, Ball LM, Maarten Egeler R. Assessment of parental psychological stress in pediatric cancer: a review. J Pediatr Psychol. 2008 Aug;33(7):694-706.

2007

Dingeman RS, Mitchell EA, Meyer EC, Curley MA. Parent presence during complex invasive procedures and cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a systematic review of the literature. Pediatrics. 2007 Oct;120(4):842-54.

Eddy L, Cruz M. The relationship between fatigue and quality of life in children with chronic health problems: a systematic review. J Spec Pediatr Nurs. 2007 Apr;12(2):105-14. 

Klassen A, Raina P, Reineking S, Dix D, Pritchard S, O’Donnell M. Developing a literature base to understand the caregiving experience of parents of children with cancer: a systematic review of factors related to parental health and well-being. Support Care Cancer. 2007 Jul;15(7):807-18.

Rheingans JI. A systematic review of nonpharmacologic adjunctive therapies for symptom management in children with cancer. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2007 Mar-Apr;24(2):81-94.

Tomlinson D, Bartels U, Hendershot E, Constantin J, Wrathall G, Sung L. Challenges to participation in paediatric palliative care research : a review of the literature. Palliat Med. 2007 Jul;21(5):435-40. 

Zernikow B, Michel E, Anderson B. Transdermal fentanyl in childhood and adolescence: a comprehensive literature review. J Pain. 2007 Mar;8(3):187-207.

2006

Moro T, Kavanaugh K, Okuno-Jones S, Vankleef JA. Neonatal end-of-life care: a review of the research literature. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2006 Jul-Sep;20(3):262-73.

Richardson J, Smith JE, McCall G, Pilkington K. Hypnosis for procedure-related pain and distress in pediatric cancer patients: a systematic review of effectiveness and methodology related to hypnosis interventions. J Pain & Symptom Manage. 2006 Jan;31(1):70-84.

2004

Davies R. New understandings of parental grief: literature review. J Adv Nurs. 2004 Jun;46(5):506-13.

National Palliative Care Program. Paediatric palliative care service model review [final report]. Canberra ACT. Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. 2004 Jan:152pp.

Torreao LA, Pereira C, Troster E. Ethical aspects in the management of the terminally ill patient in the pediatric intensive care unit. Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo. 2004 Jan;59(1):3-9. Epub 2004 Mar 15.

Wild MR, Espie CA. The efficacy of hypnosis in the reduction of procedural pain and distress in pediatric oncology: a systematic review. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2004 Jun;25(3):207-13.

2000

Cooley C, Adeodu S, Aldred H, Beesley S, Leung A, Thacker L. Paediatric palliative care: a lack of research-based evidence. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2000 Jul-Aug;6(7):346-51.  

Masri C, Farrell CA, Lacroix J, Rocker G, Shemie SD. Decision making and end-of-life care in critically ill children. J Palliat Care. 2000 Oct;16 Suppl:S45-52.

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