Monitored anesthesia care with a combination of ketamine and dexmedetomidine during cardiac catheterization.

@article{Mester2008MonitoredAC,
  title={Monitored anesthesia care with a combination of ketamine and dexmedetomidine during cardiac catheterization.},
  author={Robert A Mester and Ronald Blaine Easley and Ken M. Brady and Kelly L Chilson and Joseph Drew Tobias},
  journal={American journal of therapeutics},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={24-30}
}
No specific regimen has been universally accepted as ideal for sedation during cardiac catheterization in infants and children. We evaluated a combination of ketamine and dexmedetomidine for sedation during cardiac catheterization in children with congenital heart disease. The study design included a retrospective analysis of data sheets and hospital records. The protocol for sedation was standardized and data collected prospectively for an ongoing quality assurance project. Heart rate, blood… CONTINUE READING
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