Tonsil, Adenoid, and Ear Tube Surgery: The Day of Surgery
When you arrive at the hospital, you will need to check in. You will sign a surgery consent form if you haven’t already.
Things you should bring with you
It is important that you have the following with you:
Insurance cards or forms
A list of any medicines your child takes regularly
A favorite toy or blanket for your child
For infants, a bottle and formula or pacifier for after surgery
Something to read while you wait
Sam goes to the hospital...
October 07, 2017
Tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy in children: Preoperative evaluation and care. UpToDate
Fetterman, Anne, RN, BSN,Kacker, Ashutosh, MD