Review of Sedation Related Definitions

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A Quick Review of Sedation Related Definitions Anxiolysis – To mitigate anxiety. Usually accomplished in the clinical setting by administering a medication the night before and the morning of the procedure to reduce anxiety. Minimal Sedation – Lightly depressing a patient’s level of consciousness with agents to produce a level of light or minimal sedation…. Read more »