The benefits of the explanation of the risks of anesthesia in the day surgery patient.

@article{Waisel1995TheBO,
  title={The benefits of the explanation of the risks of anesthesia in the day surgery patient.},
  author={David B Waisel and Robert D. Truog},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  year={1995},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={200-4}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To ascertain the benefits of the preoperative discussion of the risks of anesthesia with parents of ASA status I or II pediatric day surgery patients. DESIGN Survey analysis. SETTING Pediatric day surgery unit. PATIENTS 54 parents of ASA status I or II pediatric day surgery patients between the ages of 7 months and 16 years. INTERVENTIONS After informed consent for the anesthetic was obtained by a member of the anesthesiology team, the parent(s) were given a… CONTINUE READING