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International Association for the Study of Pain ®
Position Statement from the SIG Pain in Childhood (PDF)
Children’s Pain Matters! Priority on Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents
sig-child-position-stmt.pdf  (or see text on SIG Home Page)

www.pediatric-pain.ca
Pediatric Pain: Science Helping Children. Pediatric Pain Research Lab located in the IWK Grace Health Centre and the Psychology Department of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

International Forum on Pediatric Pain   (Nova Scotia, Canada)
http://pediatric-pain.ca/IFPP

ChildKind International
An initiative to improve the quality of pain control for children in healthcare facilities worldwide, through the awarding of a special designation and accreditation to institutions that have implemented specific policies which are known to promote pain reduction.
http://www.childkindinternational.org

Why Children's Pain Matters
Finley GA, Franck LS, Grunau RE, von Baeyer CL. Why children's pain matters. International Association for the Study of Pain. Pain: Clinical Updates, 2005;XIII(4):1-6. PDF from IASP® Pain: Clinical Updates
http://www.iasp-pain.org/AM/TemplateRedirect.cfm?template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=7638

Pain Management Experts Guide
from the Mayday Fund Fellows Program: includes pediatric pain experts in USA & Canada
http://www.maydayfellows.org/Mayday_Pain_Society_Fellowship_Experts_Guide_2014.pdf

Global Year Against Pain in Childhood
2005-06 - resources from around the world.

www.iasp-pain.org/Globalyear/Paininchildhoodresources

www.aboutkidshealth.ca
About Kids Health - Pain. In collaboration with the Pain Team at The Hospital for Sick Children, provides families with information on pain in children.

childpain.org/ppl
Pediatric Pain Letter provides free, open-access, peer-reviewed commentaries on pain in infants, children and adolescents.

www.ippcweb.org
The Initiative for Pediatric Palliative Care: interdisciplinary education and quality improvement program intended to enhance family-centered care for children living with life-threatening conditions.

www.ampainsoc.org/advocacy/pediatric.htm
Pediatric Chronic Pain: A Position Statement from the American Pain Society - Background, policy, and extensive references concerning multidisciplinary assessment and treatment of chronic pain in children and adolescents.

www.sch.edu.au/departments/pain_research
Pain Research Unit, Sydney Children's Hospital - Tiina Jaaniste, David Champion, and their colleagues in Sydney, Australia.

 

www.med.umich.edu/1libr/yourchild/pain.htm
Pain and Your Child or Teen - from University of Michigan Health System

www.rch.org.au/anaes/pain/index.cfm?doc_id=2384#1
Pain Management Clinical Practice Guidelines
from Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
Guidelines for Opioid Infusion; Patient Controlled Analgesia; Epidural Infusion; Ketamine Infusion; Intermittent IV Morphine Bolus; Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting