AboutKidsHealth – Comfort Promise Module

  • Category:

    Pain Treatment - Non-pharmacologic, Pain Treatment - Pharmacologic, Pain Treatment - Topical.

  • Age Range:

    Age 0-12m (Infant), Age 01y-11y (Child), Age 12y-18y (Adolescent).

  • Tags:

    Comfort, Needle pokes, Procedures, Sucrose, Topical, Vaccinations.

  • Type of Document:

    Education for Parents/Community.

  • Type of Pain:


  • Author:

    Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Toronto, Ontario, CA

Access this Comfort Promise Bundle to find out how a healthcare team can use numbing cream, sucrose or breastfeeding, comfort positions and/or distraction to reduce the pain of vaccinations, IV insertions, and other needle pokes.