Examples of sedation in a Sentence
For some patients, sedation may be necessary.
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Children who wouldn’t tolerate getting a tube through their nose without sedation are prime subjects for this technology, Coleman said.
Newton said most patients on ECMO are fed through a feeding tube to minimize the risks of aspiration and also because sedation wreaks havoc on the digestive system.
Officially Killed Michael Jackson —— is confirming that Michael Jackson's cause of death was a homicide via lethal overdose of propofol, a sedative hypnotic that is typically used for surgical sedation.
The problem is that, as SELF previously reported, both drugs cause sedation and breathing issues.
The gorilla's keepers get a chance to rub his belly and shoulders, hold his hand for a moment, things that would be inadvisable without this heavy sedation.
Taken in small doses, kratom acts as a stimulant; at higher doses, it can be used for sedation.
For days, 19-year-old Deilyn Silva remained under heavy sedation, her body fighting a life-threatening infection and pneumonia after her car skidded on an icy road and into the freezing waters of a Metairie drainage canal.
Political consultant Clint Reilly was under wraps and under heavy sedation yesterday after his altercation Friday with Executive Editor Phil Bronstein of the San Francisco Examiner.
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Definition of sedation for English Language Learners
: a relaxed, calm, or sleepy condition that results from taking a drug (called a sedative)
: the act of giving a person or animal a drug that causes calmness or relaxation
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