Pain Education, Withdrawal Assessment.
Benzodiazepine, Opioid, Weaning, Withdrawal.
Type of Document:
Education for Professionals, Nursing Guideline.
Type of Pain:
All types of pain.
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 acute care and transitional care patients.