Definition Of sedation


the administering of a sedative drug to produce a state of calm or sleep.

he was distraught with grief and under sedation

Example Of sedation

  • A tube is passed through the larynx into the trachea to provide oxygen while the child is under sedation for 24-48 hours.

  • All those responsible for administering sedation should have received formal training and assessment

  • Dand C is an outpatient procedure usually done under sedation such as Fentanyl.

  • During an implant procedure, will the patient be under sedation ?

  • Flumazenil should be administered in a series of small injections so reversal of sedation can be controlled.

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