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Evaluation of the behavior of the preschool one just admitted in the unit of pediatrics and the use of the therapeutic toy

Mariana Coelho Campos, Karen Cristina S. Rodrigues, Marcia Carla Morete Pinto

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1462

ABSTRACTObjective:To evaluate the behavior of children before and after a therapeutic play session.Methods:A quantitative and descriptive study was carried out in a major hospital of the city of Santos, State of São Paulo, involving 30 preschool children recently admitted to a pediatric ward. A behavior scale was applied before and after a therapeutic play session. This scale comprises six categories: moving, gazing, expressing feelings, talking, playing, and not responding to stimuli or requests. Each category is scored from 1 to […]

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