Sedation Protocol Using Dexmedetomidine for Third Molar Extraction.

  title={Sedation Protocol Using Dexmedetomidine for Third Molar Extraction.},
  author={Dae-Seung Ryu and Deok-Won Lee and Sung Chul Choi and In Hwan Oh},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  volume={74 5},
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to establish a proper sedative protocol of dexmedetomidine for outpatients. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study compared compare patients' pain, satisfaction, adverse events, and sedation depth during extraction of third molars using a sedative protocol of intravenous (IV; 1.0 μg/kg) versus intranasal (IN; 1.5 μg/kg) administration of dexmedetomidine. In total, 240 patients were randomized, 160 patients received dexmedetomidine, and data, including the amount of… CONTINUE READING
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