Foreign-body removal

Anne M. O’Connor, Therese L. Canares

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


For the uninitiated, the thought of removing a foreign body from an uncooperative pediatric patient can be a panic-inducing moment. With appropriate anxiolysis, behavior management, and mastery of a few simple techniques, most pediatric foreign-body removal can be easily managed in the urgent care setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUrgent Care Medicine Secrets
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9780323462150
ISBN (Print)9780323477833
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017


  • Aspiration
  • Ear
  • Fishhook
  • Foreign body
  • Ingestion
  • Nose
  • Pediatric
  • Splinter
  • Tetanus
  • Ticks

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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