Death of a child in the emergency department

Patricia J. O'Malley, Isabel A. Barata, Sally K. Snow, Joan E. Shook, Alice D. Ackerman, Thomas H. Chun, Gregory P. Conners, Nanette C. Dudley, Susan M. Fuchs, Marc H. Gorelick, Natalie E. Lane, Brian R. Moore, Joseph L. Wright, Lee S. Benjamin, Kim Bullock, Elizabeth L. Robbins, Toni K. Gross, Elizabeth Edgerton, Tamar Magarik Haro, Angela D. MickalideCynthia Wright, Lou E. Romig, David W. Tuggle, Sue Tellez, Kiyetta Alade, Joseph Arms, Jahn T. Avarello, Steven Baldwin, Kathleen Brown, Richard M. Cantor, Ariel Cohen, Ann Marie Dietrich, Paul J. Eakin, Marianne Gausche-Hill, Michael Gerardi, Charles J. Graham, Doug K. Holtzman, Jeffrey Hom, Paul Ishimine, Hasmig Jinivizian, Madeline Joseph, Sanjay Mehta, Aderonke Ojo, Audrey Z. Paul, Denis R. Pauze, Nadia M. Pearson, Brett Rosen, W. Scott Russell, Mohsen Saidinejad, Harold A. Sloas, Gerald R. Schwartz, Orel Swenson, Jonathan H. Valente, Muhammad Waseem, Paula J. Whiteman, Dale Woolridge, Carrie DeMoor, James M. Dy, Sean Fox, Robert J. Hoffman, Mark Hostetler, David Markenson, Annalise Sorrentino, Michael Witt, Dan Sullivan, Stephanie Wauson, Michael Vicioso, Shari A. Herrin, Jason T. Nagle, Sue M. Cadwell, Robin L. Goodman, Mindi L. Johnson, Warren D. Frankenberger, Anne M. Renaker, Flora S. Tomoyasu, Deena Brecher, Kathy Szumanski, Dale Wallerich, Marlene Bokholdt, Paula Karnick, Leslie Gates, Christine Siwik

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)198-201
Number of pages4
JournalPediatrics
Volume134
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2014

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Keywords

  • Child
  • Death
  • Emergency department
  • Nurse
  • Pediatrician

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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O'Malley, P. J., Barata, I. A., Snow, S. K., Shook, J. E., Ackerman, A. D., Chun, T. H., ... Siwik, C. (2014). Death of a child in the emergency department. Pediatrics, 134(1), 198-201. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2014-1245