Anxiety in Children Undergoing VCUG: Sedation or No Sedation?

@article{Herd2008AnxietyIC,
  title={Anxiety in Children Undergoing VCUG: 
                         Sedation or No Sedation?},
  author={David W. Herd},
  journal={Advances in Urology},
  year={2008},
  volume={2008},
  pages={843 - 852}
}
BACKGROUND Voiding cystourethrograms are distressing for children and parents. Nonpharmacological methods reduce distress. Pharmacological interventions for VCUG focus on sedation as well as analgesia, anxiolysis, and amnesia. Sedation has cost, time, and safety issues. Which agents and route should we use? Are we sure that sedation does not influence the… CONTINUE READING