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Hello, We are contemplating the use of nitrous oxide for procedural sedation and would like to determine if other centers currently using this process. Please answers the questions below.
Do you currently use nitrous oxide for procedural sedation?
If yes, for what level of sedation?
If yes, what kind of procedures was nitrous oxide used?
Was it used for procedures done inpatient, outpatient or both?
If you have used nitrous oxide in the past for sedation procedures and currently do not, why was the use discontinued?
—————————— Antonio Jordan, RN Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA ——————————