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Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium
The Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium is an organization of hospitals and universities dedicated to understanding and improving the process of pediatric sedation and sedation outcomes for all children.
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The Society offers research data through Institutional Membership - click here for more info
- Incidence and nature of adverse events during pediatric sedation/anesthesia for procedures outside the operating room: report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium.
Cravero JP, Blike GT, Beach M, Gallagher SM, Hertzog JH, Havidich JE, Gelman B; Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium.
Pediatrics. 2006 Sep;118(3):1087-96.
- The incidence and nature of adverse events during pediatric sedation/anesthesia with propofol for procedures outside the operating room: a report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium.
Cravero JP, Beach ML, Blike GT, Gallagher SM, Hertzog JH; Pediatric
Sedation Research Consortium.
Anesth Analg. 2009 Mar;108(3):795-804.
- Etomidate versus pentobarbital for computed tomography sedations: report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium.
Baxter AL, Mallory MD, Spandorfer PR, Sharma S, Freilich SH, Cravero J; Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium.
Pediatr Emerg Care. 2007 Oct;23(10):690-5.
- Pediatric anesthesia in the nonoperating room setting.
Cravero JP, Blike GT.
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2006 Aug;19(4):443-9. Review.
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