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83 Palliative Care at Home in Paediatric Haematology/ Oncology in the West of Scotland
  1. J Belmore,
  2. A Clarkin and
  3. A Hall
  1. Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Unit, Yorkhill Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland

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Paediatric oncology outreach nurse specialists (POONSs) are an integral part of the paediatric haematology/oncology team and are often regarded as the ‘key worker’ by families during their child’s cancer treatment. POONSs facilitate and streamline cancer services. If cure is no longer a possibility for the child, the family is …

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