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  • Importance of Respite | PC #3.11

    Learning Objectives: Importance of respite Respite in hospice Community respite Respite in Paediatric palliative care What is the importance of Respite? Ideal respite care Kat Brooks, RNH at the Roger Neilson House…
  • Pain at end-of-life | PC #3.9

    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​ Katie…
  • Perinatal Palliative Care | PC #3.5

    Learning Objectives: To describe Perinatal Palliative Care ​ To describe the target patient population​ To describe how to support infants and their families requiring palliative care ​ To describe important implications for…
  • Symptom Management (nausea, vomiting, dyspnea) | PC #3.2

    Learning Objectives: To develop an approach to dyspnea, nausea and vomiting in pediatric palliative care To understand non-pharmacologic strategies for management of dyspnea, nausea and vomiting To understand principles of pharmacological management…
  • Gastroesophageal reflux in children with medical complexity

    Learning Objectives: Compare and contrast acid suppressants and prokinetic/motility agents considered for use in managing symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Briefly describe the evidence, role, and monitoring parameters of acid suppressants and…