Patients & Family
0 item(s) ($0.00)
Your cart is empty.
Patients and Families
Review and Assessment
Select Member Benefits
Event Registration - Palliative Sedation in the ICU
August 13, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central Daylight Time
[add to calendar]
Palliative sedation remains a complex and contentious topic in the intensive care unit (ICU). Clinicians debate about when and under what conditions such treatment is warranted and what types of sedation regimens are included under this rubric. In the webcast, Palliative Sedation in the ICU, the latest offering from the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s Controversies in Critical Care series, expert faculty will examine controversial issues surrounding the use of palliative sedation for ICU patients.
Douglas B. White, MD, will begin the discussion by introducing the topic of palliative sedation. Margaret L. Campbell, PhD, RN, FPCN, will then discuss clinical considerations for use of palliative sedation in the ICU, and Mark Siegel, MD, will review the ethical foundations and potential pitfalls of palliative sedation.
Registration is now closed.
© Copyright Society of Critical Care Medicine. All Rights Reserved.
Terms and Conditions
Headquarters | 500 Midway Drive, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 USA
Phone: +1 847 827-6869 | Fax: +1 847 827-6886 | Email: