Shahriar Amin, Author at Neurology Advisor

Shahriar Amin

All articles by Shahriar Amin

Sedation, Analgesia & Paralytics

I. Problem/Challenge. In many patients presenting with critical illness, respiratory failure may be one feature of their physiologic disturbance. As a result, mechanical ventilation is a common component of management in the intensive care unit (ICU). Although mechanical ventilation provides needed physiologic support, it also places patients at risk for adverse events including agitation, delirium,…

Next post in Hospital Medicine