ICU Sedation: How Can the Alphabet Help?
- Summarize recent guidelines for the management of pain, agitation, and delirium in critically ill patients
- Describe key characteristics of individual analgesic and sedative agents
- Discuss each component of the ABCDE bundle
- Explain the evidence behind the ABCDE bundle and recent guidelines
- Given a clinical scenario, recommend an appropriate regimen for pain and/or sedation
Recommended CitationKirk, PGY-2, Critical Care Pharmacy Resident, Drew, "ICU Sedation: How Can the Alphabet Help?" (2013). Jefferson College of Population Health Continuing Education Programs. Paper 4.