The effects of maternal presence during anesthesia induction on the mother's anxiety and changes in children's behavior


Akinci S. B. , Koese E. A. , Oecal T., Aypar U.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.50, no.6, pp.566-571, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.566-571
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

This study aimed to evaluate whether maternal presence during induction has additional beneficial effects on a mother's anxiety or changes in the child's behavior when an information booklet was given to all mothers and premedication was given to all patients.