Dr Kim Hattingh

/Dr Kim Hattingh
Dr Kim Hattingh 2018-07-11T05:30:06+00:00

The Townsville Hospital

Dr Hattingh is a Specialist Pain Physician at The Townsville Hospital, and main outreach doctor for the Cairns region, North Queensland. She works in both acute pain and persistent pain. She is also the Faculty of Pain’s representative on the ANZCA Quality and Safety Committee. Her passion lies in patient safety and harm minimisation and therefore the importance of the ethical principle of “non maleficence”.

Abstract: Slow release-opioids – when and when not?