Ketamine with and without midazolam for emergency department sedation in adults: A randomized controlled trial

Sener S. , Eken C., Schultz C. H. , Serinken M., Ozsarac M.

Annals of Emergency Medicine, vol.57, no.2, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2010.09.010
  • Title of Journal : Annals of Emergency Medicine


Study objective: We assess whether midazolam reduces recovery agitation after ketamine administration in adult emergency department (ED) patients and also compared the incidence of adverse events (recovery agitation, respiratory, and nausea/vomiting) by the intravenous (IV) versus intramuscular (IM) route.