Use of Low Dose Oral Midazolam During Invasive Procedures in Pediatric Hematology Patients


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Belen F. B. , Kocak U., Kayilioglu H., Isik M., Keskin E. Y. , Oner N., ...More

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.26, no.4, pp.177-179, 2015 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2015.52
  • Journal Name: GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-179
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Children with hematological diseases (especiallly with leukemias) often undergo painfull procedures that adds more stress to their underlying illness. The aim of this study was to investigate whether oral midazolam can decrease fear and distress when given together with usual intravenous sedoanalgesia.