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non-sedative techniques to be tried prior to referral:
The additional information form to be included with the RCH referral to Specialist Clinics can be found here
RCH Specialist clinic Referral form (pdf)
resources can help children and families to understand what to expect when
coming to the hospital for a procedure under sedation.
Health Information: Reducing your child's discomfort during procedures
web-based resources developed specifically to empower children and families
with pain management strategies, skills, and support.
References and more reading
PG09(G) Guideline on procedural sedation 2022
International collaborative rights-based standards to Support Paediatric
Patients during clinical Procedures by Reducing harm and establishing Trust.
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