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Consider oxycodone (OxyContin) as needed. Consider remifentanil (Ultiva) as needed. 38 4223_Tab01_001-044 29/08/14 10:46 AM Page 39 39 Nonopioid Analgesics ■ Ketamine. Alpha-Adrenergic Receptor Agonists ■ Dexmedetomidine (Precedex). Nonbarbiturate Sedatives ■ Propofol (Diprivan). ■ Etomidate (Amidate). Physiological Responses to Pain and Anxiety ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ Tachycardia Diaphoresis Sleep disturbance Hypertension Tachypnea Nausea Signs of Sedative or Analgesic Withdrawal ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea Cramps, muscle aches Increased sensitivity to pain Tachypnea, ↑ HR, ↑ BP Delirium, tremors, seizures, agitation Medication Management ■ Administer analgesics as scheduled doses or continuous infusions; avoid prn analgesics.
5 times that of the expected diameter and a natural history toward enlargement and rupture. Pathophysiology Atherosclerosis and destruction of elastin and collagen fibers in the vessel walls contribute to its development. Pathophysiology for Atherosclerosis Fatty streaks deposited in arterial intima → stimulates inflammatory response that causes proliferation → proliferation causes blood vessel to form fibrous capillaries → deposits build up as atheromas or plaques → plaques pile up, obstructing the blood flow → outpouching of abdominal aneurysm.