Continuous infusions of lorazepam, midazolam, and propofol for sedation of the critically ill surgery trauma patient: a prospective, randomized comparison.

@article{McCollam1999ContinuousIO,
  title={Continuous infusions of lorazepam, midazolam, and propofol for sedation of the critically ill surgery trauma patient: a prospective, randomized comparison.},
  author={Jill Shwed McCollam and Marguerite O'Neil and E. Douglas Norcross and Thomas Karl Byrne and Scott T. Reeves},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={27 11},
  pages={2454-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy, safety, and cost of continuous infusions of lorazepam, midazolam, and propofol in a critically ill trauma/surgery patient population. DESIGN A prospective, randomized, nonblinded, single center. SETTING A 16-bed intensive care unit. PATIENTS A total of 30 ventilated patients who were 18-70 yrs of age and required pharmacologic sedation. Patients with renal and/or liver failure, a history of alcohol abuse, a head injury, or in a coma were excluded… CONTINUE READING
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