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Accessing cannabis for medical purposes from a licensed producer Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes...
Achieving Pain Control in Pediatric Palliative Care A publication of the World Health Organization, this site has information on pain control for children suffering with various...
Alleviating Pain and Suffering in Children Receiving Palliative Care This webinar is part of a pediatric pain series organized by the CIHR Team in Children’s Pain and its knowledge translation...
Assessing Pain in Older Adults with Dementia A tool for assessing pain with cognitively impaired older persons and information on its use.
Assessment and Management of Pain This nursing best practice guideline is a comprehensive document providing resources necessary for the support of evidence-based...
Authorizing Dried Cannabis for Chronic Pain or Anxiety: Preliminary Guidance This guidance document was prepared on behalf of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) by members of the Addiction...
Best practice guidelines for the Management of Cancer-Related Pain in Adults This document reviews clinical evidence and provides recommendations for the assessment and treatment of cancer-related pain...
Canadian Guideline for Safe and Effective Use of Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain The Canadian Guideline is presented in two separate documents: Part A (Executive Summary and Background) and Part B (Recommendations...
Cancer-related Pain Management: A Report of Evidence-Based Recommendations to Guide Practice A clinical practice guideline that provides recommendations for the assessment and management of cancer pain.
Champlain Region Palliative Sedation Therapy Clinical Practice Guidelines and Protocols The Champlain Palliative and End‐of‐Life Network provided the mandate to develop the clinical guidelines on Palliative Sedation...
Accessing cannabis for medical purposes from a licensed producer Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes...
B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative...
Cannabis in Canada About cannabis, process of legalization, health effects, addiction, medical use, applying for industry licenses, consumer...
Hiccoughs - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative...
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Questions This video series, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Questions (HPMQ), answers tough questions you may come across while caring...
Marie Curie: Palliative Care Knowledge Zone This area of the website offers a range of information on palliative, end of life care to support and inform the clinical...
Nursing Care at the End of Life: What Every Clinician Should Know Nursing Care at the End of Life: What Every Clinician Should Know should be an essential component of basic educational preparation...
Parkinson's disease: Diagnosis and management in primary and secondary care The NICE clinical guideline on Parkinson's disease discusses recommendations for the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, medications...
Pruritus - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes – Evidence Informed Practice Tool This guideline provides recommendations for adult and pediatric clinical practice when Sedation for Palliative Purposes is...
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