Pain treatment - pharmacologic.
All Age Inclusive.
Infusion, Monitoring, NCA, Opioid, PCA.
Type of Document:
Nursing guideline, Treatment guideline.
Type of Pain:
The Hospital for Sick Children
The purpose of this document is to inform health care providers of the monitoring and assessment
requirements for patients receiving opioid medications via continuous intravenous infusion, via
Patient/Nurse-Controlled Analgesia (PCA/NCA) therapy, or via intermittent intravenous bolus.