Helping to alleviate pain for children having venepuncture.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/254925
Title:
Helping to alleviate pain for children having venepuncture.
Authors:
Gilboy, Siobhan; Hollywood, Eleanor
Affiliation:
The National's Children Hospital, County Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
Helping to alleviate pain for children having venepuncture. 2009, 21 (8):14-9 Paediatr Nurs
Journal:
Paediatric nursing
Issue Date:
Oct-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/254925
PubMed ID:
19886563
Abstract:
This article reviews the literature on venepuncture and children. The evidence on the use of topical agents namely tetracaine (amethocaine) gel and lidocaine/prilocaine cream is discussed, along with the use and benefits of distraction techniques and parental presence to make this an easier procedure for the child, their families and the nurse.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Administration, Topical; Anesthetics, Local; Child; Humans; Pain; Parents; Phlebotomy; Relaxation Therapy
ISSN:
0962-9513

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorGilboy, Siobhanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHollywood, Eleanoren_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-12-07T14:04:34Z-
dc.date.available2012-12-07T14:04:34Z-
dc.date.issued2009-10-
dc.identifier.citationHelping to alleviate pain for children having venepuncture. 2009, 21 (8):14-9 Paediatr Nursen_GB
dc.identifier.issn0962-9513-
dc.identifier.pmid19886563-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/254925-
dc.description.abstractThis article reviews the literature on venepuncture and children. The evidence on the use of topical agents namely tetracaine (amethocaine) gel and lidocaine/prilocaine cream is discussed, along with the use and benefits of distraction techniques and parental presence to make this an easier procedure for the child, their families and the nurse.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Paediatric nursingen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdministration, Topical-
dc.subject.meshAnesthetics, Local-
dc.subject.meshChild-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshPain-
dc.subject.meshParents-
dc.subject.meshPhlebotomy-
dc.subject.meshRelaxation Therapy-
dc.titleHelping to alleviate pain for children having venepuncture.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentThe National's Children Hospital, County Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalPaediatric nursingen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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