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Pain & Symptom Management


With ESRD patients bearing a significant symptom burden, comfort is the target for integrating palliative care principles and practices.  Resources include:
- A pain management algorithmPain Management Brochure
 
- An overview of the essentials of pain management
 
- The World Health Organization's analgesic ladder
 
- Instructions for neuropathic and nociceptive pain treatment
 
- How to manage opioid adverse effects
 
- Preferred medications in CKDA pain assessment

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Coalition for Supportive Care of Kidney Patients
George Washington University School of Nursing
Phone: 202.994.7969 Email: kidneycoalition@gwu.edu

 
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