Using DVDs to educate children before surgery
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Using DVDs to educate children before surgery

Jackie Vasey Principal lecturer in child nursing, University of Huddersfield, on behalf of the RCN’s Research in Child Health Community


Parents are encouraged and expected to provide physical, psychological and emotional care to their child following day surgery, usually without any prior knowledge.

Nursing Children and Young People. 29, 9, 22-22. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.29.9.22.s21

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