Is a Catheter Used in Sedation Plastic Surgery?
- Asked by Helen2013 in IRL
- 4 years ago
I'm considering plastic surgery and have been advised to have a sedation. My question, is it normal to use a catheter while sedated having cosmetic/plastic surgery?
Catheter for IV sedation
There are many different types of catheters and I am not clear about which one concerns you. Is it an IV catheter, bladder catheter, etc. All IV sedation is delivered via a catheter. However, oral sedation can also be administered without the use for a catheter
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