Rapid Agitation Control With Ketamine in the Emergency Department

Background/Introduction:¬†Emergency department management of severe psychomotor agitation presents a unique challenge due to the undifferentiated nature of patient presentations, need for situational awareness, necessity for rapid sedation, all while ensuring safety and efficacy. Commonly used agents include a combination of benzodiazepines and antipsychotic medications for chemical sedation, but these have their own risks and inconsistent … Continue reading Rapid Agitation Control With Ketamine in the Emergency Department