The guidelines or recommendations are published by prestigious organizations and are based on the latest scientific data on the field of palliative care. They constitute a useful tool which offers documented and useful directions in order to improve the provision of palliative care to children and adolescents. However, every child and adolescent requires individual assessment and intervention.

Recent Greek and international guidelines:

Basic Symptom Control in Paediatric Palliative Care, The Rainbows Children’s Hospice Guidelines, Edition 9.5, 2016.