TITLE

Part 3: Nursing Issues Related to Sedation Management

AUTHOR(S)
Pohlman, Anne
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2007 Supplement, Vol. 27, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses nursing issues related to sedation of critically ill patients. Sedation has become an important nursing issue because patients can be maintained for long periods of time on complex life support systems which are uncomfortable and painful. Nurses need to determine the effects and side effects of pharmacologic interventions to optimize care.
ACCESSION #
23943328

 

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