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M.A. de Vos PhD

Position
Research Associate
Main activities
Education, Research
Specialisation
End-of-life decision making in pediatrics, parental involvement, end-of-life care, communication
Focus of research

- Process of end-of-life decision making in pediatrics with special attention for pediatric intensive care

- Role of parents and child in end-of-life decision making

- Ethical dilemmas in pediatric end-of-life care

- Tailor-made communication between medical team, parents and child about end-of-life care and end-of-life decision making

- Handling of conflicts in end-of-life care

Key publications
  • Verhagen A. A. Eduard, de Vos Mirjam, Dorscheidt Jozef H. H. M., Engels Bernadette, Hubben Joep H., Sauer Pieter J. Conflicts about end-of-life decisions in NICUs in the Netherlands Pediatrics 2009;124 (1):e112-e119 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

(Medewerkers buiten research programmes van afdeling Kindergeneeskunde: Algemene pediatrie)

Prof. J.B. van Goudoever MD PhD (Nutrition and Growth)