Preparing Your Child for Surgery
Knowing how to prepare a child for surgery can make it a better experience for both of you. It is important to be honest with your child about what to expect, making sure the information is age-appropriate and delivered in a positive way.
THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANESTHESIOLOGISTS
Anesthesiologists: Physicians providing the Lifeline of Modern Medicine TM. Founded in 1905, the American Society of Anesthesiologists is an educational, research and scientific association with more than 50,000 members organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology and improve the care of the patient.
For more information on the field of anesthesiology, visit the American Society of Anesthesiologists website at www.asahq.org.
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