Validity of the Richmond Agitation-Sedation Scale (RASS) in critically ill children Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Delirium
  • Intensive Care Units, Pediatric
  • Mass Screening

abstract

  • The RASS is a valid responsiveness tool for use in critically ill children. It allows for accurate assessment of awareness in mechanically ventilated and spontaneously breathing patients, and may improve our ability to titrate sedatives and assess for delirium in pediatrics.

publication date

  • October 26, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5080705

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s40560-016-0189-5

PubMed ID

  • 27800163

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 65

volume

  • 4

number

  • 1