Clinical Practice Guideline for Emergency Department Procedural Sedation With Propofol: 2018 Update

Kelsey A. Miller, Gary Andolfatto, James R. Miner, John H. Burton, Baruch S. Krauss

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Abstract

We update an evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the administration of propofol for emergency department procedural sedation. Both the unique considerations of using this drug in the pediatric population and the substantial new research warrant revision of the 2007 advisory. We discuss the indications, contraindications, personnel requirements, monitoring, dosing, coadministered medications, and adverse events for propofol sedation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)470-480
Number of pages11
JournalAnnals of Emergency Medicine
Volume73
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2019
Externally publishedYes

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