Cardiovascular effects of intravenous midazolam after open heart surgery.

@article{Shekerdemian1997CardiovascularEO,
  title={Cardiovascular effects of intravenous midazolam after open heart surgery.},
  author={Lara S. Shekerdemian and Andrew Bush and Andrew N Redington},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={1997},
  volume={76 1},
  pages={57-61}
}
Midazolam is the sedating agent of choice in many paediatric intensive care units, and is usually administered as a continuous intravenous infusion with or without a preceding bolus dose. Ten haemodynamically stable children, ventilated in the early postoperative period after cardiac surgery and receiving intravenous morphine infusions, were given an… CONTINUE READING