How Moderate Sedation Is Used To Improve Patient Care In The ER

How Moderate Sedation Is Used To Improve Patient Care In The ER

Moderate or conscious sedation is a common procedure used in the emergency room to reduce dislocations or fractures in patients.  I have seen this procedure frequently on dislocated hip prostheses (like the image above) and shoulders after the patient has experienced some kind of trauma or fall.  This procedure allows patients to tolerate typically unpleasant [...]