Tag / life-limiting illness
“For adults grief is like wading through this enormous river whereas for children it's puddle jumping, but when they're in that puddle it's no different to the river.” - Julie Stokes, Winston’s Wish Learning Objectives: To explore perspectives and experiences…August 19, 2020
Learning Objectives: Identify what is considered an emergency in paediatric palliative care How to mitigate emergencies in paediatric palliative care Dr. Gregorio Zuniga, MD, at Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster Children's Hospital…July 15, 2020
Learning Objectives: Define pain and its subtypes Explain an approach to evaluating pain in children Describe treatment modalities for pain at end of life Highlight key aspects of pain management counselling Natalie…September 18, 2019
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease was one topic that helped me incorporate best practices into my interactions with patients. This is a growing diagnosis in the population of children and adolescents that I am seeing and the presentation from an expert helped to provide the language to communicate about a new diagnosis to patients and their families as well as practical lifestyle changes that they can use to respond to the disease.
Registered Dietitian May 28, 2020