Variable Details:

Source:

LaMontagne, Lynda L., Joseph T. Hepworth, and Frances Cohen (2000), "Effects of Surgery Type and Attention Focus on Children's Coping", Nursing Research, 49, 245-252.
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Definition:

  • Whether the child concentrated on the threatening aspects of the experience such as postoperative complications, intrusive procedures, and potential negative outcomes of surgery.


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