Can we use magnesium for sedation in the intensive care unit for critically ill patients: Is it as effective as other sedatives?

Altun D., Eren G., Cetingok H., Hergunsel G. O., ÇUKUROVA Z.

AGRI-THE JOURNAL OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF ALGOLOGY, vol.31, no.2, pp.86-92, 2019 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: The aim of this prospective, randomized study was to investigate the effect of magnesium added to midazolam on the hemodynamics, transition time to a T-piece, mechanical ventilation duration, additional sedative-analgesic requirement using bispectral index (BIS) monitorization and sedation scales.