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Canadian Paediatric Society Position Statement: Pain Management
Posted by TREKK member on November 05, 2019

Managing pain and distress in children undergoing brief diagnostic and therapeutic procedures Managing pain and distress is an essential part of health care. A new position statement from the Canadian Paediatric Society provides evidence-based strategies for minimizing children’s pain and distress during common diagnostic and therapeutic proced...

VOTING NOW OPEN: Bronchiolitis video for parents
Posted by TREKK member on November 05, 2019

Bronchiolitis is a viral infection that affects our breathing. It is most common in children under 2 years, and can be stressful for families and caregivers. We've been working with ECHO Resarch (Translating Evidence in Child Health to Enhance Outcomes) and ARCHE (Alberta Research Centre for Health Evidence) to create health resources for fam...


Most acutely ill and injured children in Canada are managed within emergency departments that are not part of a children’s hospital. Difficulties in getting the right resources and training have been cited as barriers to providing the best possible care in these settings. This has resulted in variable levels of emergency care for children within Canada.