Babies invariably scream when strapped to the papoose board
, which I'm sure has the same physiologic effects of tachycardia and tachypnea, and probably a drop in [O.sub.2] saturation.
"Unfortunately, all over America people are adhering to the old idea of just pin them down." class="MsoNormalWhen I was in training, we routinely restrained children when they needed stitches or other minor and painful procedures by velcroing them into what we called "papoose boards.
"Papoose boards should be illegal, they don't make any sense," Friedrichsdorf said.