Topic

Pain assessment and management in paediatric palliative care

Content

Discrete modules on paediatric palliative care are all designed for self-paced learning:

  • Clinical Attachment Guidelines
  • Introduction to the course
  • Module 1: Pain in children
  • Module 2: Pain Assessment in Children
  • Module 3: Management of Pain in Children
  • Module 4: The WHO Guidelines on Persisting Pain

Additionally there are resources, glossary and assessment materials available on the site.

Depth

Intermediate / Advanced

Target audience

Doctors and nurses

Authors

The International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) was established at an international meeting of Help the Hospices in 2003 as a network of organisations seeking to share good practice and expertise.

Comments

The resources are available in several formats including a low/bandwidth resolution version for those who have limited internet access. The modules are available in several languages: currently English, Russian, Spanish and Serbian, and others will become available in future.

Registration required

Yes

Payment required

No

Student support

No

Certificate

Yes

Country of origin

South Africa

Web address

https://www.icpcn.org/pain-assessment-and-management/

Last updated 13 August 2021