Text size
Menu
Home / Education & Practice Supports

Education & Practice Supports

What you need now to thrive in your practice.

Access tools, resources, and learning opportunities to meet today’s challenges.

Supporting you in your practice

Monday, July 18, 2022 at 06:00 PM
Duration: 1 hour
Peer to Peer Connect is a way for you to partner with another family physician, one-on-one or in a small group setting, to help you solve problems and increase your confidence caring for patients...
Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at 08:00 AM
Duration: 1 hour
The ongoing opioid crisis has only gotten worse during the pandemic. Join your fellow family doctors to discuss strategies for managing opioid use by patients, unique issues facing practitioners, and ...
Sunday, July 31, 2022
Combining a convenient and flexible format, with timely, relevant tools and resources to help you face the unique challenges of today. Earn up to 60 Mainpro+® credits Conference content avai...
View Events
Topic/diagnosis:
OCFP Program:
Care Pathway:
Level of Evidence:
Publication date:
Last Updated:
Search
Showing 226 - 236 of 236
SORT:

GriefWords Library

Type:

Resource

When you or your patients need help processing grief

 

SickKids has compiled a list of thoughtful articles to provide guidance and direction for anyone touched by grief. The articles provide many practical suggestions to help you or your patients move toward healing in your unique grief journey.

Tags: Mental Health, Physician Wellness, Practising Well

Resources for Professionals Providing Grief and Bereavement Services During and Following the COVID-19 Pandemic

Type:

Resource

Source:

Ontario Palliative Care Network

Are you or your patients struggling with grief due to a loss because of Covid-19?

 

The Ontario Palliative Care Network has compiled a list of resources to support providers who are involved in providing grief and bereavement support/services to families, as well as support with their own coping and well-being.

Tags: Mental Health, Physician Wellness, COVID-19

Grief and Bereavement: Information for Primary Care

Type:

Resource

Source:

eMental Health

Looking for support resources to help your patients experiencing grief process their loss?

 

eMentalHealth has assembled a group of resources to help primary care physicians support patients through the grief process. The site contains a primary care guide, patient handouts, referral options, practice guidelines, and links to other grief support websites.

Tags: Mental Health, Physician Wellness, Practising Well

MyGrief.ca

Type:

Resource

Source:

Canadian Virtual Hospice

Looking for support resources for your grieving patients?

 

This online resource is intended to help people move through their grief from the comfort of their own home, at their own pace. It was developed by people who have experienced the death of someone important to them and grief specialists. It complements existing community resources and helps address barriers to grief services.

Tags: Mental Health, Physician Wellness

KidsGrief.ca

Type:

Resource

Source:

Canadian Virtual Hospice

Looking for support resources to help your grieving patients under 18 years of age?

 

These learning modules will help you understand how children (ages 0 to 18) grieve and how to support them as they face the life-limiting illness, dying and death of someone important to them. It offers both structured and general guidelines for providing grief support to students under varying circumstances.

Tags: Mental Health

PEER simplified chronic pain guideline

Type:

Guideline

Source:

Canadian Family Physician

Looking for a guideline on how to manage chronic pain in your patients?

 

This guideline for the management of chronic pain, including osteoarthritis, low back pain, and neuropathic pain, highlights best available evidence including both benefits and harms for a number of treatment interventions.

Tags: Chronic Pain, Neurology, Rheumatology

PEER simplified chronic pain guideline - 1 page Summary

Type:

Guideline

Source:

Canadian Family Physician

Looking for a guideline on how to manage chronic pain in your patients?

 

This 1-page summary summarizes the simplified guidelines for the management of chronic pain. It includes a listing of treatment interventions for osteoarthritic, chronic low back and neuropathic pain, along with their benefits.

Tags: Chronic Pain, Neurology, Rheumatology

Comparing Treatment Options for Pain: The C-TOP Tool

Type:

Clinical Tool

Source:

PEER

Need a tool to help you determine treatment options for patients who suffer from chronic pain?

 

This calculator shows the potential benefits and possible harms associated with different treatments for pain. It also highlights key things to consider when choosing treatment, including the most common side effects or cost.

Tags: Chronic Pain, Neurology, Rheumatology

Best Science (BS) Medicine Podcast

Type:

Resource

Source:

Therapeutics Education Collaboration

Need to hear what your peers think of the PEER Simplified Pain Guidelines?

 

The Best Science (BS) Medicine Podcast has a 4 part series (episodes 506-509) discussing the PEER Simplified Pain Guidelines.

Tags: Chronic Pain, Neurology, Rheumatology

Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale (Y-BOCS)

Type:

Clinical Tool

Need an assessment tool to help diagnose OCD?

 

This psychometric rating scale is designed to rate the severity and type of symptoms in patients with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). This rating scale is intended for use as a semi-structured interview.

Tags: Mental Health

#317 Antihistamines for allergic rhinosinusitis: 'Achoo'sing the right treatment

Type:

PEER Tools for Practice

Source:

PEER Tools for Practice

Wondering if oral antihistamines improve symptoms in adults with allergic
rhinosinusitis?

 

This PEER Tool for Practice provides the latest evidence for oral antihistamines to reduce rhinosinusitis symptoms. Refer to this article when considering antihistamines to treat your patients who suffer from allergic rhinosinusitis.

Tags: Clinical Immunology or Allergy, Otolaryngology

Previous 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
More Clinical Tools & Resources

What You'll Find in COVID-19 Information:

Find COVID-19 Community of Practice Information and COVID-19 compiled reference links, tools and other information for family physicians and the public.

 

Go to the COVID-19 Information Page

What You'll Find in Practising Well:

Connect with your peers. You’ll have access to information and experts to support you in providing the best care possible for your patients with their mental health, substance use disorders and chronic pain.

 

Go to the Practising Well Page

What You'll Find in OCFP Workshops:

Knowledge for the Now – what you need when you need it  

Our workshops will equip you with information, knowledge, and skills, through innovative programs and tools and resources. 

 

Go to the OCFP Workshops Page

Send us Your Feedback

Did you find what you were looking for? Are we missing a key resource? We want to hear from you!

Share Your Feedback

Browse our Events

OCFP offers a variety of events, check out our Events page for more.

View Events