NICU Post-operative Pain Guidelines

  • Category:

    Pain Assessment, Pain Treatment - Pharmacologic.

  • Age Range:

    Age 0-12m (Infant).

  • Tags:

    NICU, Pain scale.

  • Type of Document:

    Education for Professionals, Medication Guideline, Nursing Guideline, Pain Assessment Protocol, Treatment Guideline.

  • Type of Pain:

    Acute, Critical care, Disease related pain, General, Other, Palliative, Post-operative, Procedural.

  • Author:

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

This comprehensive guideline provides NICU clinicians with suggested post-operative pain and sedation management.