Psychological effects of repeated general anesthesia in children

Kayaalp L., Bozkurt P. , Odabasi G., Dogangun B. , Cavusoglu P. , Bolat N. , ...More

PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA, vol.16, no.8, pp.822-827, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2006.01867.x
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.822-827


Background: Although methods for reducing preoperative anxiety have been a major interest of pediatric anesthesiologists, there are no reports of the effects of repeated anesthesia on psychological development of children.