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Pediatric Trauma Surgery Newsletter: Sedation in the Pediatric Patient

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Educational Materials
Release Date: Sat, 1/1/22
Termination Date: Sat, 12/31/22
Credits: 1
Description: When children need medical procedures or prolonged imaging, sedation is often required to help achieve the goals of effective pain management, anxiolysis, and behavior modification. Sedation with a natural airway and the patient spontaneously breathing but in a minimally altered level of consciousness is the goal for most procedural sedation.
Target Audience: Surgery and Emergency Medicine
Accreditation and Credit Designation: The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Original Release Date: December 2016
Termination Date: November 2023

Continued availability of CME credit for this activity depends on a thorough review of its content every three years. This activity was last reviewed for currency and accuracy in November 2020, and availability of CME credit continued.
Additional Info: Authors:
Lauren Yagiela, MD
Tim Cornell, MD

Educational Planner:
Peter Ehrlich, MD

Financial Disclosure Information:
There are no relevant financial relationships with ACCME-defined commercial interests to disclose for this activity.

Credits available:

AMA PRA Category 1: 1.00
Participation: 1.00