The effects of an educational programme on the anxiety and satisfaction level of parents having parent present induction and visitation in a postanaesthesia care unit.

@article{Chan2002TheEO,
  title={The effects of an educational programme on the anxiety and satisfaction level of parents having parent present induction and visitation in a postanaesthesia care unit.},
  author={Conny S M Chan and Alex Molassiotis},
  journal={Paediatric anaesthesia},
  year={2002},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={131-9}
}
BACKGROUND In Hong Kong, some hospitals have established the practice of Parental Presence Induction (PPI) and visitation in Postanaesthesia Care Units (PACU) for children receiving surgery. The literature indicates that parents reported extreme anxiety and discomfort after being present at induction of anaesthesia and suggests that it would seem appropriate to devise a programme of education to reduce anxiety for parents. METHODS A quasi-experimental pretest and post-test design was employed… CONTINUE READING

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