Sedation of children for emergency imaging.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Successful and safe sedation is an important technical aspect of pediatric imaging for the radiologist. Sedation of children requiring acute diagnostic evaluation presents additional challenges including uncertain past medical history and nothing-by-mouth status, unknown allergies, and unstable clinical status. This article focuses on the techniques and problems of sedating children in an acute setting.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Frush, DP; Bisset, GS

Published Date

  • July 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 35 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 789 - 797

PubMed ID

  • 9216624

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9216624

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8389


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States