conscious sedation


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conscious sedation

n.
Sedation involving the administration of anesthesia without loss of consciousness, used to minimize pain and anxiety in a patient undergoing a minor surgical or diagnostic procedure.
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The Ellipsys EndoAVF procedure, performed as an outpatient procedure under conscious sedation, takes approximately 20-40 minutes.
The patient was under local anaesthesia and conscious sedation. A deflectable decapolar catheter was placed in the coronary sinus, which served as a timing and impedance field reference.
(11) Clinicians can offer anesthesia in the outpatient setting with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications and a paracervical block, oral sedation with an anxiolytic, or in some cases intravenous (IV) sedation with conscious sedation.
Distinguishing monitored anesthesia care ("mac") from moderate sedation/analgesia (conscious sedation).
"The clinic will have a purposebuilt theatre and recovery for a wide range of cosmetic procedures that can be carried out under local anaesthetic and conscious sedation."
The Pharmacodynamics of the MKO Melt During Oral Surgery & Dental Procedures multicenter clinical study is designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the MKO Melt for conscious sedation during dental surgery.
Nitrous oxide is a gas used to safely and effectively administer conscious sedation. During the administration of nitrous oxide, no bodily functions are affected and the patient remains in a comfortable state.
Badr al Samaa Group of Hospitals and Polyclinics recently organised a Continuous Medical Education (CME) session on 'Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgeries' and 'Periomedicine, Advances in Dentistry and Conscious Sedation' at the newly inaugurated auditorium at Badr al Samaa Hospital, Barka.
In our endoscopy unit, patients were sedated either by gastroenterologists (conscious sedation) or by anesthesiologists (deep sedation).
The Hummingbird device is the only product that has received US FDA clearance for conscious sedation, providing the paediatric healthcare community with an alternative to general anaesthesia for ear tube procedures.