Journal Article

Adverse events associated with procedural sedation and analgesia in a pediatric emergency department: a comparison of common parenteral drugs.

Roback MG, Wathen JE, Bajaj L, et al. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2005;12:508-13.

The investigators analyzed records of pediatric patients receiving parenteral procedural sedation and analgesia to determine the likelihood of adverse events. They conclude that all patients receiving these drugs are at risk for adverse events.