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by Stahl RJ

(Conscious Sedation; Monitored Anesthesia Care; MAC; Sedation, Conscious; Sedation, Moderate)

 

RESOURCES

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
http://www.aana.com

American Society of Anesthesiologists
http://www.asahq.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society
http://www.cas.ca

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca

 

References


American Society of Anesthesiologists. Distinguishing monitored anesthesia care (MAC) from moderate sedation/analgesia (conscious sedation). 2009;Oct 21.


Bayman E, Dexter F, et al. National incidence of use of monitored anesthesia care. Anesth Analg . 2011;113(1):165-169.


Furstein J, Patel M, et al. Use of dexmedetomidine for monitored anesthesia care for diskography in adolescents. AANA Journal . 2011;79(5):421-425.


Ghisi D, Fanelli A, et al. Monitored anesthesia care. Minerva Anestesiol . 2005;71(9):533-538.


Monitored anesthesia care. Northeastern Anesthesia Services website. Available at: http://www.northeasternanesthesia.com/youranasthesia/care.php . Accessed August 1, 2012.


Monitored anesthesia care (MAC). Berkshire Health Systems website. Available at: http://www.bhs1.org/body.cfm?id=1664 . Accessed August 1, 2012.


Thompson K. Monitored anesthesia care. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill website. Available at: http://www.unc.edu/~rvp/old/RP%5FAnesthesia/Barash/Ch47%5FMAC.html . Accessed August 1, 2012.

 

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