Journal Article
Commentary

Oversedation of a patient with obstructive sleep apnea prior to imaging.

Blay E, Barnard C, Bilimoria KY. JAMA. 2018;319:495-496.

This commentary describes a case involving a patient with obstructive sleep apnea who received multiple sedating medications and subsequently had a cardiac arrest while undergoing MRI. The authors explore root causes and provide suggestions for improving the safety of care for patients with obstructive sleep apnea.