AAP Related Policy Statements

Child Life Services
Child Life Council and Committee on Hospital Care

Forgoing Life Sustaining Medical Treatment in Abused Children
Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect and Committee on Bioethics

Forgoing Medically Provided Nutrition and Hydration in Children [Clinical Report]
Committee on Bioethics

Guidelines on Forgoing Life Sustaining Medical Treatment
Committee on Bioethics

Honoring Do-Not-Attempt-Resuscitation Requests in Schools
Council on School Health and Committee on Bioethics

Noninitiation or Withdrawal of Intensive Care for High-Risk Newborns
Committee on Fetus and Newborn

Pediatric Palliative Care and Hospice Care Commitments, Guidelines, and Recommendations
Section on Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Committee on Hospital Care

The Pediatrician and Childhood Bereavement
Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health

Prevention and Management of Pain in the Neonate: An Update
American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Fetus and Newborn and Section on Surgery, Canadian Paediatric Society and Fetus and Newborn Committee

Supporting the Family After the Death of a Child
Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health