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REMEDY : BNSSG referral pathways & Joint Formulary

BNSSG Paediatric Joint Formulary

16. Palliative Care Guidelines

First line drugs Second line drugs Specialist drugs Secondary care drugs
Recommended in both primary and secondary care Alternatives (often in specific conditions) in both primary and secondary care Where a specialist input is needed (see introduction for definition) Prescribing principally within secondary care only


Refer to Association for Paediatric Palliative Medicine Master Formulary 2020 (5th edition)

Refer to Basic Symptom Control in Paediatric Palliative Care. The Rainbows Children’s Hospice Guidelines.