Education materials and other resources
We know you may want to dig for more information, so we gathered these easy-to-digest materials and resources from pediatric organizations in Minnesota and beyond.
Patient and Family Education Materials If you need quick, clear info about a kids' health topic, we have it all!
Epidural analgesia Facts about pain medicine that is delivered through a small tube inserted in the lower back next to the spinal cord.
Frequently asked questions Links to resources for parents and families from the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia.
Nerve block: Care at home Instructions on caring for your child after an injection of anesthetic to block pain from part of the body.
Pediatric anesthesia Resources to help parents and children prepare for surgery from the American Society of Anesthesiologists.
Preparing your child for surgery guide. This pre-surgery guide for parents includes information about anesthesia and comes in three versions based on where your child will be having surgery: Children's – Minneapolis, Children's – St. Paul or Children's – Minnetonka.
The parent's role: Preparing for your child's surgery and anesthesia Brochure for parents from the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.
Types of anesthesia Links to resources that explain general, regional and local anesthesia from the American Society of Anesthesiologists.
What is a pediatric anesthesiologist? Information from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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