February 22, 2021

New WHO New WHO Guidelines on the management of chronic pain in children provide recommended physical, psychological and pharmacological interventions for pain relief in children aged 0-19 years. The guidelines which replace the discontinued WHO guidelines on the pharmacological treatment of persisting pain in children with medical illnesses” from 2012 will be useful for development and implementation of national and local policies, regulations, pain management protocols and best practices for pain relief. The guidelines are availabe here.