Healthy Living: Keeping Kids Calm
It may not surprise you that about 60 percent of patients experience anxiety before surgery.
It’s often treated with medication, which can be troublesome when the patient is a child.
Michelle Dunaway introduces us to a doctor who’s found a more entertaining approach to keeping kids calm before a procedure.
In addition, BERT (Bedside Entertainment and Relaxation Theater) new video games are also underway.
One will even let kids blow virtual bubbles in the operating room.