Ketamine: a versatile tool for anesthesia and analgesia.

@article{Barrett2020KetamineAV,
  title={Ketamine: a versatile tool for anesthesia and analgesia.},
  author={William Barrett and Michael Buxhoeveden and Sabrina K. Dhillon},
  journal={Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology},
  year={2020}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Ketamine has been used for decades for a variety of indications. Beyond the historical benefits and effects of ketamine, newer developments have occurred worthy of an update. This review will discuss common uses and indications for ketamine in the perioperative setting, as well as highlight newer indications in recent years. RECENT FINDINGS Multiple studies have examined the use of ketamine in a variety of environments, as ketamine has become more popular in emergency rooms… Expand
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