In this episode, I discuss the use of ketamine for pain in the prehospital setting. There are many subtleties to ensuring that you get the effect you want from the drug and minimize adverse effects.
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- Kurdi MS, Theerth KA, Deva RS. Ketamine: Current applications in anesthesia, pain, and critical care. Anesth Essays Res. 2014;8(3):283–290. doi:10.4103/0259-1162.143110
- Subdissociative-Dose Ketamine for Analgesia
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