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Effectiveness of Oral Ketamine, Midazolam, and Atropine Cocktail Versus Oral Diphenhydramine for Pediatric Sedation in the Emergency Department

Hassan Soleimanpour 1 , Ata Mahmoodpoor 2 , Farid Eftekhari Milani 3 , Kavous Shahsavari Nia 4 , Robab Mehdizadeh Esfanjani 5 and Saeid Safari 6 , *
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1 Road Traffic Injury Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
2 Anesthesiology Research Team, Department of Anesthesiology, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
3 Students’ Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
4 Emergency Medicine Department, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Daneshgah Street, Tabriz, IR Iran
5 Neurosciences Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
6 Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Rasoul-Akram Medical Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: September 01, 2014, 16 (9); e21366
  • Published Online: September 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 20, 2014
  • Revised: August 6, 2014
  • Accepted: August 18, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.21366

To Cite: Soleimanpour H, Mahmoodpoor A, Eftekhari Milani F, Shahsavari Nia K, Mehdizadeh Esfanjani R, et al. Effectiveness of Oral Ketamine, Midazolam, and Atropine Cocktail Versus Oral Diphenhydramine for Pediatric Sedation in the Emergency Department, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(9):e21366. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.21366.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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