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.
Annals of emergency medicine
Bereavement; Child; Death; Emergency Medicine; Emergency Service, Hospital; Hospital Mortality; Humans; Organizational Policy; Pediatrics; Practice Guidelines as Topic; Professional-Family Relations; Terminal Care
Death; Dying; Children; Emergency Room
O'Malley, Patricia J.; Barata, Isabel A.; Snow, Sally K.; American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine; American College of Emergency Physicians, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Committee; Emergency Nurses Association, Pediatric Committee; and Conners, Gregory P., "Death of a child in the emergency department." (2014). Manuscripts, Articles, Book Chapters and Other Papers. 173.