Preparing your child for surgery

Being well prepared will help your child or teenager to feel less anxious about surgery, which can in turn speed up recovery and reduce the emotional impact of the operation. Understandably, many parents are unsure about the best way to prepare their child, so we have put together some guidelines that may help.

This article originally appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of our members' magazine Backbone click here to download the pdf (154KB)

 Available in large print format on request

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