Understanding modes of moderate sedation during gastrointestinal procedures: a current review of the literature.

@article{Lubarsky2007UnderstandingMO,
  title={Understanding modes of moderate sedation during gastrointestinal procedures: a current review of the literature.},
  author={David A Lubarsky and Keith A Candiotti and Eric A. Harris},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  year={2007},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={397-404}
}
Recommendations for routine screening for colorectal cancer with colonoscopy are likely to substantially increase the demand for provision of sedation for these procedures. Because of this burgeoning caseload and associated economic constraints, it is unlikely that anesthesiologists will be available for all such procedures, particularly those involving… CONTINUE READING