Psychiatry Grand Rounds
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Sedation Education Demonstrating Advances in the Intensive Care and Perioperative Setting
Timothy D. Girard, M.D., MSCI
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe current guidelines for the management of pain, agitation, and delirium in adult patients in the intensive care unit.
- Use validated scales to measure sedation, pain, agitation, and delirium in critically ill patients
- Compare the benefits and limitations of available sedatives and analgesics in the acute care, porcedural, and surgical settings.