Pediatric Sedation Service with a Nurse Driven Nitrous Oxide Program

Track: 60 Minute Podium

Session Number: 701
Date: Sat, Apr 7th, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Description:

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Tobias, J. D. (2013). Applications of Nitrous Oxide for Procedural Sedation in the Pediatric Population. Pediatric Emergency Care, 29(2), 245-265.

Tsze, D. S., Mallory, M. D., & Cravero, J. P. (2016). Practice Patterns and Adverse Events of Nitrous Oxide Sedation and Analgesia: A Report from the Pediatric Sedation Research Consortium. The Journal of Pediatrics, 169,260-265.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: This session will describe a pediatric sedation service in a children's hospital, specifically a nurse-driven nitrous oxide program. We will discuss risks and benefits to the patient as well as obstacles and successes of our first year implementing the program.
Primary Presenter Bio: Kara graduated with her BSN in 2001, since then she has worked in six different children's hospitals. Her areas of nursing have included: intermediate care, cardiac/thoracic surgery, and most recently vascular access and sedation at UNC Children's Hospital.
Primary Presenter Institution: UNC Chidren's Hospital
Presenter 2 Institution: University of North Carolina
Presenter 2 Bio: Ashley C. King is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner born near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After a 10 year nursing career focused in Pediatric Cardiac and Pediatric Intensive Care she earned her Graduate Degree from The University of North Carolina. Ashley is employed at The University of North Carolina’s Children’s Hospital with The Pediatric Pain, Sedation, and Consult Team. Ashley resides in Durham, NC with her husband and two dogs.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: This session will describe a pediatric sedation service in a children's hospital, specifically a nurse-driven nitrous oxide program. We will discuss risks and benefits to the patient as well as obstacles and successes of our first year implementing the program.
Primary Presenter Bio: Kara graduated with her BSN in 2001, since then she has worked in six different children's hospitals. Her areas of nursing have included: intermediate care, cardiac/thoracic surgery, and most recently vascular access and sedation at UNC Children's Hospital.
Primary Presenter Institution: UNC Chidren's Hospital
Presenter 2 Institution: University of North Carolina
Presenter 2 Bio: Ashley C. King is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner born near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After a 10 year nursing career focused in Pediatric Cardiac and Pediatric Intensive Care she earned her Graduate Degree from The University of North Carolina. Ashley is employed at The University of North Carolina’s Children’s Hospital with The Pediatric Pain, Sedation, and Consult Team. Ashley resides in Durham, NC with her husband and two dogs.