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End-of-life communication: a nationwide study of bereaved parents’ perceptions
  1. Camilla Lykke1,
  2. Ola Ekholm2,
  3. Kjeld Schmiegelow3,
  4. Marianne Olsen3 and
  5. Per Sjøgren1
  1. 1 Department of Oncology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
  2. 2 National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
  3. 3 Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
  1. Correspondence to Camilla Lykke, Department of Oncology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen 2100, Denmark; camilla.charlotte.lykke{at}regionh.dk

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  • Contributors CL conceptualised and designed the study, carried out the initial analyses, drafted the manuscript, and revised the manuscript. PS, KS and MO conceptualised and designed the study, supervised the study, and critically reviewed the manuscript. OE conceptualised and supervised the study, carried out the analyses and critically reviewed the manuscript. All the authors approved the final manuscript as submitted and agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work.

  • Funding This study was funded by the Danish Childhood Cancer Foundation as a part of the corresponding author’s PhD fellowship.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval The Scientific Ethics Committees for the Capital Region, Copenhagen, Denmark (H-16021831).

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data availability statement All data relevant to the study are included in the article or uploaded as supplementary information.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors CL conceptualised and designed the study, carried out the initial analyses, drafted the manuscript, and revised the manuscript. PS, KS and MO conceptualised and designed the study, supervised the study, and critically reviewed the manuscript. OE conceptualised and supervised the study, carried out the analyses and critically reviewed the manuscript. All the authors approved the final manuscript as submitted and agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work.

  • Funding This study was funded by the Danish Childhood Cancer Foundation as a part of the corresponding author’s PhD fellowship.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval The Scientific Ethics Committees for the Capital Region, Copenhagen, Denmark (H-16021831).

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data availability statement All data relevant to the study are included in the article or uploaded as supplementary information.

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