1. Monitoring significantly improves patient outcomes. 2. Observing and communicating with the patient is the most important means of monitoring the patient's status during sedation. 3. Monitoring of ventilations along with the assessment of oxygen saturation via a pulse oximeter is significant in preventing hypoxemia. 4. The use of supplemental oxygen is recommended. 5. Monitoring of blood pressure and pulse is highly recommended for assessing hemodynamic status. 6. Use of electrocardiograms is recommended for the patients with cardiovascular disorders.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||32|
|Journal||Annals of periodontology / the American Academy of Periodontology|
|State||Published - Nov 1996|
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