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Medicina Intensiva

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MUNOZ-MARTINEZ, T.. Daily interruption of sedation: always a quality indicator?. Med. Intensiva [online]. 2012, vol.36, n.4, pp.288-293. ISSN 0210-5691.

The Spanish Society of Critical Care Medicine (SEMICYUC) has recently published an updated version of Quality Indicators in Critical Care. Daily sedative interruption is included among them. As this practice is controversial, research studies are revised and guidelines for its implementation are proposed.

Keywords : Daily sedative interruption; Mechanical ventilation; Quality of care; Critical care.

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