Research recommendation(s) from an individual piece of guidance
|Guidance||End of life care for infants, children and young people with life-limiting conditions: planning and management|
|Date issued||December 2016|
Research recommendations coming out of this guidance
Preferred place of care and place of death:- When planning and managing end of life care, what factors help children and young people with life-limiting conditions and their parents or carers to decide where they would like end of life care to be provided and where they prefer to die?
Perinatal palliative care:- What impact does timely perinatal palliative care have on the experience of bereaved parents?
Emotional and psychological support and interventions:- What emotional support do children and young people with life-limiting conditions and their parents or carers need, and how would they like these needs to be addressed?
Managing breakthrough pain:- What is the acceptability, safety, and effectiveness of different types of opioid analgesia for breakthrough pain in children and young people with life-limiting conditions who are having end of life care in the community?
Recognising that a child or young person may be dying:- What signs and symptoms indicate that a child or young person with a life-limiting condition is likely to die within hours or days?