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Chemical Restraint: The Ketamine Controversy

Thursday, April 27
This is a sobering look at recent controversies regarding the safety of ketamine as a chemical restraint agent'patient deaths, lawsuits, media scrutiny, public outrage, and now criminal charges! What went wrong? How will newly passed legislation impact EMS use of Ketamine in the years to come? How can we protect ourselves and our patients from experiencing our own restraint-related disasters?'
David Dalton, BS, EMT-P, Captain - St. Charles County (MO) Ambulance District