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Posts about Pediatric Surgery
Friday, April 10, 2015
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.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Children often feel anxious about getting surgery, so Children’s National has certified Child Life Specialists to help families feel comfortable. We spoke with certified Child Life Specialists Liz Anderson and Lourdes Rocha to help families understand how to prepare for surgery.
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