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The Effects of Maternal Presence During Anesthesia Induction on Salivary Cortisol Levels in Children Undergoing Tonsillectomy and/or Adenoidectomy

Ozdogan, H. K.; Cetinalp, S.; Kuran, G.; Tugal, O.; Tahiroglu, M.; Herdem, U. E.; Haytoglu, S.

doi: 10.1097/SA.0000000000000335
Pediatric Anesthesia

(Abstracted from J Clin Anesth, 39:64–66, 2017)

Anesthesia induction can cause stress and anxiety in children and their parents. High levels of anxiety are associated with negative outcomes, and several methods have been tested to reduce stress during this period.

Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey.

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