Distraction with a hand-held video game reduces pediatric preoperative anxiety

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141 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1019-1027
Number of pages9
JournalPaediatric Anaesthesia
Volume16
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2006
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Ambulatory surgery
  • Distraction
  • Midazolam
  • Parental presence
  • Pediatric anxiety
  • Video games

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Distraction with a hand-held video game reduces pediatric preoperative anxiety. / Patel, Anuradha; Schieble, Thomas; Davidson, Melissa; Tran, Minh C.J.; Schoenberg, Catherine; Delphin, Ellise; Bennett, Henry.

In: Paediatric Anaesthesia, Vol. 16, No. 10, 01.10.2006, p. 1019-1027.

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