"Conscious Sedation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients respond purposefully to verbal commands, either alone or accompanied by light tactile stimulation. No interventions are required to maintain a patent airway. (From: American Society of Anesthesiologists Practice Guidelines)
- Conscious Sedation
- Sedation, Moderate
- Moderate Sedation
- Sedation, Conscious
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Conscious Sedation" by people in Profiles.
Comparison of chloral hydrate and pentobarbital sedation for pediatric echocardiography. Echocardiography. 2019 04; 36(4):766-769.
European Society of Anaesthesiology Task Force on Nitrous Oxide: a narrative review of its role in clinical practice. Br J Anaesth. 2019 May; 122(5):587-604.
Executive Summary: Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Pain, Agitation/Sedation, Delirium, Immobility, and Sleep Disruption in Adult Patients in the ICU. Crit Care Med. 2018 09; 46(9):1532-1548.
Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Pain, Agitation/Sedation, Delirium, Immobility, and Sleep Disruption in Adult Patients in the ICU. Crit Care Med. 2018 09; 46(9):e825-e873.
Evaluating Patient-Centered Outcomes in Clinical Trials of Procedural Sedation, Part 1 Efficacy: Sedation Consortium on Endpoints and Procedures for Treatment, Education, and Research Recommendations. Anesth Analg. 2017 03; 124(3):821-830.
Liberation From Mechanical Ventilation in Critically Ill Adults: An?Official American College of Chest Physicians/American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guideline: Inspiratory Pressure Augmentation During Spontaneous Breathing Trials,?Protocols Minimizing Sedation, and Noninvasive Ventilation Immediately After Extubation. Chest. 2017 Jan; 151(1):166-180.
Surgeon-patient communication during awake procedures. Am J Surg. 2017 Jun; 213(6):996-1002.e1.
Pediatrician Ambiguity in Understanding Palliative Sedation at the End of Life. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2017 Feb; 34(1):5-19.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Is Not Associated with Higher Health Care Use after Colonoscopy under Conscious Sedation. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Mar; 13(3):419-24.
Sedation after airway reconstruction in children: A protocol to reduce withdrawal and length of stay. Laryngoscope. 2015 Sep; 125(9):2216-9.