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Table 4 Checklist items in the “Sedation and Hospital Dentistry” theme

From: Reporting stAndards for research in PedIatric Dentistry (RAPID): an expert consensus-based statement

Topic Item number Checklist items Reported on page number
Patient information 1 For surgical procedures under sedation or general anesthesia, include information on pre-operative evaluation checklist including vital signs, airway evaluation, tonsillar size, and nil per os (NPO) status  
2 Include information on the syndrome from historical and genetic standpoint  
3 Include information on the justification for considering treatment under sedation or general anesthesia  
4 Include information on consent, risks and benefits for treatment under sedation or general anesthesia  
Intervention 5 Report how the drug dose was calculated and the mode of delivery  
6 Report local anesthetic administered, type, dosage, with or without vasoconstrictor  
7 Include information on the anesthesia protocol including intubation, induction and monitoring  
  8 Include information on the medications given for pain management  
Outcome 9 Include information on the post-operative instructions and recovery  
10 Report any intra-operative or post-operative complications