Effectiveness of implementing a wake-up and breathe program on sedation and delirium in the ICU. Critical Care Medicine, Dec. 2014, Vol. 42(2), p.e791-3795.
Khan, B.A., et al.
Mechanically ventilated critically ill patients receive significant amounts of sedatives and analgesics that increase their risk of developing coma and delirium. We evaluated the impact of a “Wake-up and Breathe Protocol” at our local ICU on sedation and delirium.