Tag Sedation
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Ketamine RSI for head injury

Traditionally ketamine was contra-indicated for use in rapid sequence intubation of the head injured patient. This view has since been debunked. Recent evidence suggests that ketamine may actually be useful in this setting
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Sedation in ICU

Sedation is the depression of a patient's awareness to the environment and reduction of his or her responsiveness to external stimulation