Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

January 06, 2001
Study shows nitrous oxide reduces children's anxiety and pain during suturing
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that nitrous oxide (laughing gas) is more effective in sedating young children during facial suturing than the more traditional use of an oral pain medication. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to