Tools for Practice

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

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NewAccessing cannabis for medical purposes from a licensed producer
Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes... read more...
Antiemetic Guidelines
The MASCC/ESMO Antiemetic Guidelines have been updated in English as of April, 2010, and will soon be available in 10 languages. read more...
Authorizing Dried Cannabis for Chronic Pain or Anxiety: Preliminary Guidance
This guidance document was prepared on behalf of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) by members of the Addiction... read more...
Champlain Region Palliative Sedation Therapy Clinical Practice Guidelines and Protocols
The Champlain Palliative and End‐of‐Life Network provided the mandate to develop the clinical guidelines on Palliative Sedation... read more...
Nausea & Vomiting in Children
This webinar from the Pediatric Palliative Care Service IWK Health Centre discusses the assessment and management of nausea... read more...
Nausea and Vomiting
The guideline provides strategies for the assessment and management of adults (age 19 years and older) living with advanced... read more...
Nausea and Vomiting - 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...
Nausea and Vomiting: Patient Information Sheet
This is a patient information sheet developed by Cancer Care Ontario discussing nausea, vomiting and its treatment read more...
Pain & Symptom Management Guideline
BC Cancer Agency has produced a guideline that addresses the assessment and management of pain and other common symptoms... 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...
NewAccessing cannabis for medical purposes from a licensed producer
Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes... read more...
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...
NewCannabis in Canada
About cannabis, process of legalization, health effects, addiction, medical use, applying for industry licenses, consumer... read more...
Hiccoughs - 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...
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Questions
This video series, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Questions (HPMQ), answers tough questions you may come across while caring... read more...
Marie Curie: Palliative Care Knowledge Zone
This area of the website offers a range of information on palliative, end of life care to support and inform the clinical... read more...
Nursing Care at the End of Life: What Every Clinician Should Know
Nursing Care at the End of Life: What Every Clinician Should Know should be an essential component of basic educational preparation... read more...
Parkinson's disease: Diagnosis and management in primary and secondary care
The NICE clinical guideline on Parkinson's disease discusses recommendations for the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, medications... 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...
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...