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Does the pediatric intensivist deal with end of life issues in children?

Dianne Parker
Dianne Parker on behalf of MDLIVE
Pediatrics
The pediatric intensivist often deals with end of life issues, as he cares for patients with life threatening illnesses or accidents.  He must be prepared to inform the family on how to prepare and deal with the death of their child, and to comfort and prepare the child along with occupational therapists specializing in end of life issues.

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