Pain Management

  • Category:

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

  • Age Range:

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

  • Tags:

    Acetaminophen, Distraction, Local Anesthetic, Opioid, Physical strategies, Psychological, Sucrose.

  • Type of Document:

    Treatment Guideline.

  • Type of Pain:


  • Author:

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

The purpose of this Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) is to optimize the assessment and management of pain in children, with the goal of limiting or preventing pain.