Demographics and trends in nonoperating-room anesthesia.

  title={Demographics and trends in nonoperating-room anesthesia.},
  author={Kirk Lalwani},
  journal={Current opinion in anaesthesiology},
  volume={19 4},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Nonoperating-room anesthesia includes sedation or anesthesia for radiological imaging, cardiac catheterization, office-based surgery, and pediatric procedures or investigations, all of which have seen explosive growth over the last decade. This review discusses the factors that are driving this growth and the challenges we face as a profession to accommodate new practice paradigms. RECENT FINDINGS Many departments have difficulty providing services for nonoperating-room… CONTINUE READING

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