Pain Education, Withdrawal Assessment.
Opioid, Weaning, Withdrawal.
Type of Document:
Education for Professionals, Medication Guideline, Nursing Guideline, Pain Assessment Protocol, Treatment Guideline.
Type of Pain:
Acute, Ambulatory, Cancer pain, Chronic, Critical care, Disease related pain, General, Other, Palliative, Post-operative.
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital, San Francisco, CA
This document presents a Withdrawal Assessment Tool (WAT-1) and its use in monitoring narcotic (opioid) and/or benzodiazepine withdrawal symptoms in pediatric critical care patients.