Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
- Transition of cognitively delayed adolescent organ transplant recipients to adult careMiriam Kaufman
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, The University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Pediatr Transplant 10:413-7. 2006..The summary for the adult provider should include information about how best to communicate with the young person and an assessment of capacity to make decisions and self-management skills...
- The adolescent transplant recipientMiriam Kaufman
The Transplant Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
Pediatr Clin North Am 57:575-92, table of contents. 2010..This article discusses adolescent issues in transplantation...
- Wearing masks in a pediatric hospital: developing practical guidelinesMarcia Beck
Adolescent Medicine, Substance Abuse Outreach Program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1 X8
Can J Public Health 95:256-7. 2004..This article focusses on the use of infection control masks in routine pediatric healthcare and the tools developed by HSC staff to reduce the negative psychosocial impact on children and families...
- Ethical considerations in transitionHannah Kaufman
Bioethics Program, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:453-9. 2010..Attention to the ethical issues surrounding these complex cases has the potential to positively influence a successful transition to adult-oriented health care...
- Role of adolescent development in the transition processMiriam Kaufman
University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
Prog Transplant 16:286-90. 2006..Both the adult and pediatric teams should remember that development does not stop at the time of transfer of care...