Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Palliative and Hospice Care for Infants, Children, and Adolescents

Recorded November 2, 2012 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Nancy Hutton, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Medical Director, Harriet Lane Compassionate Care, Baltimore, MD

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Disclosure: The speaker has signed a disclosure form and indicated he/she has no significant financial interest or relationship with companies of the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product/service that will be discussed as part of his/her presentation.

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Describe key elements of palliative and hospice care.
  • Apply palliative care principles to the care of pateints across the pediatric age span.


Minimum System Requirements

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General 
  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
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Mac OS Version - OS X
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Mac OS Version - OS 9

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