Guidelines for the pediatric perioperative anesthesia environment. American Academy of Pediatrics. Section on Anesthesiology

Pediatrics. 1999 Feb;103(2):512-5. doi: 10.1542/peds.103.2.512.

Abstract

The American Academy of Pediatrics proposes the following guidelines for the pediatric perioperative anesthesia environment. Essential components are identified that make the perioperative environment satisfactory for the anesthesia care of infants and children. Such an environment promotes the safety and wellbeing of infants and children by reducing the risk for adverse events.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Anesthesia*
  • Child
  • Humans
  • Pediatrics