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Goals and benefits of sedation

Goals of conscious sedation and analgesia:

 

  • Maximise your safety and comfort

  • Minimise your discomfort and anxiety

  • Maximise success of the procedure

  • Minimise your recovery time

  • Maximise cost effectiveness of your treatment

 

Benefits of sedation:

 

  • Comfortable, practical, co-operative and convenient for you and the surgeon

  • Safe due to lower levels of medication administered 

  • Time saving due to your quick recovery and eliminated need for hospital admission

  • Economical since you will have no hospital stay, less side effects, and minimal time off work