Elements of Moderate Sedation – Selective
Course Director: O. Ross Beirne
Quarter/Yr of Program: Autumn / 4
Theory, techniques for rendering moderate and IV moderate sedation. Airway management, pharmacology, physiology, pharmacokinetics of common sedative agents, their usual applications, special considerations, emergency prevention, recognition and management. Emphasis on monitoring, proper record keeping, legal issues. This course meets for 6 sessions, from October through December.