For patient-centered pediatric resuscitation care, assign only one person (a nurse, social worker, physician, or child life specialist) to communicate with the pediatric patient to minimize overwhelming the child.
Check out the site https://onevoice4kids.com and the broader One Voice approach for a less threatening environment for children.
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