Death of a child in the emergency department.
The American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Emergency Physicians, and Emergency Nurses Association have collaborated to identify practices and principles to guide the care of children, families, and staff in the challenging and uncommon event of the death of a child in the emergency department in this policy statement and in an accompanying technical report.
Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official publication of the Emergency Department Nurses Association
Child; Death; Emergencies; Emergency Medicine; Emergency Service, Hospital; Humans; Organizational Policy; Pediatrics; Professional-Family Relations
Death; Dying; Emergency Room
O'Malley, P., Barata, I., Snow, S., Conners, G. P. Death of a child in the emergency department. Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official publication of the Emergency Department Nurses Association 40, 301-304 (2014).