The conduct of conscious sedation in cardiac patients is particularly challenging in a population with limited physiologic reserves. Nevertheless, sedation and analgesia can provide a safe option when implemented for the appropriate patient and procedure, and heightened vigilance can avert complications from procedures and administered medications.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||Problems in Anesthesia|
|State||Published - Apr 1 1998|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine