Experience in the use of dexmedetomidine for sedation in patients with pneumonia in the intensive care unit

Authors

  • Dmytro Dmytriiev National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsia
  • Dmytro Bortnik National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsia
  • Kateryna Dmytriieva National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsia
  • Mykola Melnychenko National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31636/prmd.v3i1.5

Keywords:

dexmedetomidine, artificial lung ventilation, pneumonia, sedation

Abstract

The experience of using dexmedetomedine for sedation with respiratory disorders of varying severity has been known for a long time. This article examined two clinical cases in which dexmedetomedine was used for connection and adaptation of patients to mechanical ventilation of lungs. The purpose of the work is evaluation of the effectiveness and depth of sedation with varying degrees of respiratory failure, as well as the effect of dexmedetomedine on respiration.

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Досвід використання дексмедетомідину для седації в умовах відділення реанімації у пацієнтів з пневмоніями

Published

2020-06-01

How to Cite

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Dmytriiev D, Bortnik D, Dmytriieva K, Melnychenko M. Experience in the use of dexmedetomidine for sedation in patients with pneumonia in the intensive care unit. prmd [Internet]. 2020Jun.1 [cited 2020Oct.25];3(1):27-31. Available from: https://perioperative.org.ua/index.php/prtmdc/article/view/42

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