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The Eagle, the Endoscopy and the Exit

The day I made this drawing of an eagle’s head I had had an endoscopy. The doctor gave me some strong sedation before the procedure, which was very effective. 266 more words

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Sedation in Acute Brain Injury

Excellent and widely read overview of sedation regimes in acute brain injury. Find the article by Oddo et al in Critical Care here.

Traumatic Brain Injury

Anaesthesia for Endovascular Treatment of Acute Ischaemic Stroke: Still Controversial?

A recently published review [1] by our Danish colleagues sums up the more recent trials on the subject of anaesthetic technique for endovascular treatments of ischaemic stroke. 879 more words

Acute Cerebrovascular Conditions

Psych Drugs Are More Dangerous Than You Could Ever Imagine - Lifespan can be Decrease by 20 Years and More + Terrible Diseases!

Just trying to save the lives of those who will listen!

***NEVER STOP YOUR PSYCHIATRIC MEDICATIONS ON YOUR OWN!  YOU WILL NEED PROFESSIONALLY SUPERVISED MEDICAL DETOX!!!

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Sedation of the Trauma Patient in the Intensive Care Unit

Joseph A. Journal of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. January 2018. doi: 10.21037/jeccm.2017.12.05 http://jeccm.amegroups.com/article/view/4060/4671

Introduction

“Sedation in the intensive care patient is a fine art…”. Rather than a modified general anaesthetic of the past, we now take into account advances in ventilator technology, and consider how length of stay, iatrogenic effects, delirium and extended rehabilitation may be affected by the way that sedation is performed. 416 more words

Intensive Care Medicine

Conscious Sedation

One of the first questions that our patients ask us when they are scheduled for a procedure is, “Will I feel pain?” This is an understandable concern for someone getting ready to undergo a minimally invasive procedure, especially if it’s their first time having a medical procedure performed. 529 more words

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Sleep dysfunction?

Alright, I was up until about 2:30 AM Sunday morning…and slept almost all the way through the daylight hours, yesterday (it is now early Monday morning, here). 566 more words

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