Preparing school age children for test/procedure; Test/procedure preparation – school age
Definition of School age test or procedure preparation
Proper preparation for a test or procedure may reduce your child’s anxiety, encourage cooperation, and help the child develop coping skills.
Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children’s Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 4/19/2010