Sedation and Analgesia in the ICU: Pharmacology, Protocolization, and Clinical Consequences, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437712032

Sedation and Analgesia in the ICU: Pharmacology, Protocolization, and Clinical Consequences, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics, Volume 25-3

1st Edition

Authors: Pratik Pandharipande E. Wesley Ely
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437712032
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 31st July 2009

Description

In this issue, Guest Editors Pratik Panharipande and Wesley Ely look at modern Sedation techniques in the critically ill. Topics include: "Pharmacology of commonly used sedatives and analgesics in the ICU," "Pharmacology of newer agents for sedation and analgesia in the critically ill," "Current sedation practices: lessons learned from recent international surveys," "Sedation and Immunomodulation," "Sedation and sleep disturbances in the ICU," and more!


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437712032

About the Authors

Pratik Pandharipande Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

E. Wesley Ely Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine Center for Health Services Research Vanderbilt University School of Medicine