Video games are a growing therapy trend, helping children with autism improve their social skills. Christy Baxter, MSN, MHA, RN, Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, spoke with Agence France-Presse (AFP) about how video games can help children with autism who may be frustrated by instructions.
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Sarah Rebstock, MD, describes the common misconceptions about chronic pain in children.
Julie Finkel, MD, and her team at the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation are working to develop devices and alternate ways to help understand and measure pain in children who can't express their discomfort. Dr. Finkel spoke to the Atlantic about pain medicine.
In this post, Sean Alexander, MD, Director of Inpatient Pain Medicine and the Medical Director of the Sheikh Zayed Institute’s Pain Medicine Care Complex, explains how parents and caregivers can help children manage their pain post-surgery.