Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Editors: Mazur, Kate A., Berg, Stacey L. (Eds.)

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  • Fills a vital gap in currently available literature on ethical issues in pediatric hematology/oncology
  • Presents a multidisciplinary approach to sound ethical practices necessary for effective patient care
  • Written by experts in their field 
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This book identifies the various ethical challenges that arise in pediatric hematology/oncology and provides the necessary tools to overcome these challenges. Aiming to expand upon and strengthen providers’ knowledge and experience in pediatric health care ethical issues, the text positions providers to be beneficial resources to faculty, staff, patients, and families within their institution. It presents a multidisciplinary approach to sound ethical practices that is necessary to effectively care for these patients and their families. The book reviews the principles of ethical decision-making, the unique difficulties in using children as research subjects, common ethical conundrums involved in providing end-of-life care, and general moralities of professional practice. 
Written by experts in their fields, Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is an innovative and valuable resource for clinicians, practitioners, and trainees who work in the field of pediatric hematology/oncology. 

About the authors

Kate A. Mazur, MSN, RN, CPNPTexas Children’s HospitalTexas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers  Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX USA
Stacey L. Berg, MDTexas Children’s HospitalTexas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers  Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX USA

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Ethics: A Historical Perspective

    Pages 3-18

    Thomas, Tessy A. (et al.)

  • Ethical Principles in the Practice of Medicine

    Pages 19-35

    Nash, Ryan R. (et al.)

  • Communicating Prognosis at Diagnosis and Relapse or Progression

    Pages 39-56

    Seynnaeve, Brittani K. (et al.)

  • Managing Conflict When There’s Disagreement in Care Between Medical Providers, Caregivers, and Patient

    Pages 57-76

    Frugé, Ernest (et al.)

  • Unique Considerations for Adolescents and Young Adults

    Pages 77-87

    Levine, Deena (et al.)

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eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-22684-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-22683-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Editors
  • Kate A. Mazur
  • Stacey L. Berg
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-22684-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-22684-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-22683-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 229
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations, 3 illustrations in colour
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