Tools for Practice

Our clinical team has identified protocols, advanced practices, and assessment and evaluation tools to help support your practice.

Clinical practice guidelines
A Pan-Canadian Practice Guideline: Screening, Assessment and Care of Cancer-Related Fatigue in Adults with Cancer
Production of this guideline was made possible through a financial contribution from Health Canada, through the Canadian Partnership... read more...
Pediatric Pain and Symptom Management Algorithms for Palliative Care
These pain and symptom algorithms were developed in response to the needs identified by many different individuals and agencies. read more...
Pharmacological management of chronic neuropathic pain: revised consensus statement from the Canadian Pain Society
Published in Pain & Research Management, Volume 19, Number 6, November/December 2014. Available online free access. read more...
Policy and Procedure for Lower Extremity Lymphedema Management by Subcutaneous Drainage
Care has been taken to be thorough in the information presented in this toolkit, however, the information is to be used as... read more...
Prevention and Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: Quick Reference Guide
Multiple multi-national pressure ulcer/injury advisory panel groups came together to develop clinical practice guidelines... read more...
Principles of Opioid Management
This guideline provides recommendations for the assessment and symptom management of adult patients (age 19 years and older)... read more...
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... read more...
Radiotherapy Fractionation for the Palliation of Uncomplicated Painful Bone Metastases
This clinical practice guideline reviews clinical evidence re: the use of radiotherapy in treating painful bone metastasis... read more...
Refractory Symptoms and Palliative Sedation Therapy Guideline
This guideline provides recommendations for the ongoing assessment and symptom management of adult patients (age 19 years... read more...
Remote Symptom Practice Guides for Individuals Undergoing Cancer Treatments: pocket guide
This pocket guideline for oncology symptom management was developed by the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute & University... read more...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes – Evidence Informed Practice Tool
This guideline provides recommendations for adult and pediatric clinical practice when Sedation for Palliative Purposes is... read more...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes Guideline – PowerPoint Presentation
This is the PowerPoint presentation that outlines details of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority guideline on Sedation... read more...
Severe Bleeding - 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... read more...
Twitching / Myoclonus / Seizures - 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... read more...