Deep Sedation
 
Description:
 
Deep sedation covers the sedation continuum, evaluation, medications, monitoring, medications, dose, and complications of deep sedation.
 
Obectives:
 
  • The participant will be able to identify the common procedures in which deep sedation is appropriate.
  • The participant will be able to explain the criteria for the proper level of sedation on the sedation continuum and be able to differentiate between the different levels of sedation.
  • The participant will be able to identify common medications used in deep sedation and their effect/side effects.
  • The participant will be able to understand when the need to ├Črescue├« a patient from general anesthesia arises.
  • The participant will be familiar with the proper reversal agents for opioids and benzodiazepines commonly used in deep sedation.
  • The participant will be able to explain the proper monitoring of patients undergoing deep sedation.
  • The participant will be familiar with the sources of guidance of practice regarding deep sedation.
 
Target:
 
Physicians,Physician Assistants,CRNA,Nurse Pracitcioners,Nurses