Tools for Practice

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

Pediatrics
Optimising the role and value of the interdisciplinary team: Providing person-centred end of life care
Effective interdisciplinary teamwork, with its emphasis on person-centred communication, is increasingly seen as a way of... read more...
Oxford Textbook of Palliative Care for Children (2nd Edition)
This book provides a practical and informative guide which promotes a model of care that is sufficiently flexible to address... read more...
Pain in Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities
For clinicians, recognizing and correctly interpreting any patient's expression of pain is a challenge - but a necessity... read more...
Palliative Care for Infants, Children, and Adolescents: A Practical Handbook (2nd Ed.)
This textbook provides guidance to professionals involved in pediatric end-of-life care. It includes the epidemiology of... read more...
Palliative Care: Conversations Matter®
The Palliative Care: Conversations Matter® campaign aims to increase the use of palliative care for children and teens living... read more...
Parenting After the Death of a Child: A Practitioner's Guide
In the aftermath of the death of a child, parents face the challenge of not only dealing with their own grief, but also that... read more...
Pediatric Hospice Palliative Care Guiding Principles and Norms of Practice
This document is designed to guide health care professionals in establishing standards of practice, service delivery, program... 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...
Pediatric Pain and Symptom Management Guidelines - Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Boston Children’s Hospital
These Pediatric Pain and Symptom Management Guidelines by the Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Boston Children’s Hospital are... read more...
Pediatric Palliative Care Field Guide: Catalog of Resources, Tools and Training to Promote PPC Innovation, Development and Growth
While the goals of pediatric and adult palliative care are the same – to relieve suffering for seriously ill patients and... read more...