Ketamine and Drug-Assisted Intubation
Evidence suggests ketamine is a safe medication for assisting intubation as it doesn’t increase ICP and is safe for patients with TBI. The objectives for this course include to outline the mechanism of action and effects of ketamine, critically examine earlier studies linking ketamine to increased ICP in TBI patients, and identify therapeutic applications of ketamine for procedural sedation.
- Outline the mechanism of action and effects of ketamine
- Critically examine earlier studies linking ketamine to increased ICP in TBI patients
- Identify therapeutic applications of ketamine for procedural sedation
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