This lecture was delivered in 2017 in Salzburg, Austria. Due to scheduling changes in the OMI-CHOP curriculum, this content is next due to be presented in 2023. This content may contain information that has since been updated.
At the end of this session, learners will be able to identify two steps of the WHO pain ladder and describe the key concepts of treating pain in a child, describe three common myths you may be asked to address in your practice regarding opioids, identify the most common opioids used in pediatrics and practice basic conversions between opioids, and understand how to choose an opioid for a patient based on route of administration and side effects.
This seminar focuses on palliative care and was delivered at the Open Medical Institute in Salzburg, Austria, from August 27 – September 2, 2017.
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