Sedation Options for the Morbidly Obese Intensive Care Unit Patient: A Concise Survey and an Agenda for Development

Morbidly obese patients have been increasing its presence in the operating room as patients because of surgical treatment of its condition. These kinds of patients require often critical care and pose several problems related to their management. Sedation technique is one of the aspects that should be considered because of characteristics. The recommended review points out some important points that should be taken care of when dealing with morbidly obese patients in the critical care setting.