Perioperative Child–Adult Medical Procedure Interaction Scale (P-CAMPIS)




Developers: Alison A. Caldwell-Andrews, Ronald L. Blount, Linda C. Mayes, Zeev N. Kain

Year of publication: 2005

Date last updated: 7 June 2024

Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: Surgery

Restriction to setting(s): Childred undergoing anesthesia, providers working in the perioperative environment

Target group: Childred undergoing anesthesia, providers working in the perioperative environment

Language(s): English

Specific constructs/behaviours:

verbal and nonverbal interactions between children, parents, and medical personnel in the perioperative setting

Tool topics:

Cues and concerns / emotions
Empathy
Information asking / requests for information / question asking (patient)
Information giving / providing information / explanation and planning
Non-verbal communication
Relationship building
Task-oriented/technical/instrumental communication

Intended application: Research

Reference(s) to development/validation paper(s):

Caldwell-Andrews AA, Blount RL, Mayes LC, Kain ZN. Behavioral interactions in the perioperative environment: a new conceptual framework and the development of the perioperative child-adult medical procedure interaction scale. Anesthesiology. 2005 Dec;103(6):1130-5. doi: 10.1097/00000542-200512000-00005.

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Tool/manual available: Yes. (At request)