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Considerations for physicians using ketamine for sedation of children in emergency departments

OPEN Clinical and experimental emergency medicine | 8 Jan 2018

WS Kim, JY Ku, H Choi, HJ Choi, HJ Kim and B Lee
Abstract
Ketamine use in emergency departments (EDs) for procedural sedation and analgesia is becoming increasingly common. However, few studies have examined patient factors related to adverse events associated with ketamine. This study investigated factors for consideration when using ketamine to sedate pediatric ED patients.
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Anesthesia, Patient, Midazolam, Ketamine, Procedural sedation, Sedation, Physician, Hospital
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