Studies

BMC Pediatr. 2015 Dec 1;15:198. doi: 10.1186/s12887-015-0515-4.

Subanesthetic ketamine infusions for the treatment of children and adolescents with chronic pain: a longitudinal study.
Sheehy KA1, Muller EA2, Lippold C3, Nouraie M4, Finkel JC5, Quezado ZM6,7.

Headache. 2017 Feb;57(2):276-282. doi: 10.1111/head.13013. Epub 2016 Dec 27.

Ketamine Infusions for Treatment Refractory Headache
Pomeroy JL1, Marmura MJ1, Nahas SJ1, Viscusi ER1.

Cheryl A. Allen, BSN, RN-BC | Ruth Conner, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC Julius R. Ivester, Jr, MD

Current literature supports using ketamine for both acute and chronic pain management. It is imperative that the development of evidence-based protocols and policies keep pace with health care delivery to ensure patient safety.
BMC Pediatr. 2015 Dec 1;15:198. doi: 10.1186/s12887-015-0515-4.

Subanesthetic ketamine infusions for the treatment of children and adolescents with chronic pain: a longitudinal study.
Sheehy KA1, Muller EA2, Lippold C3, Nouraie M4, Finkel JC5, Quezado ZM6,7.

Headache. 2017 Feb;57(2):276-282. doi: 10.1111/head.13013. Epub 2016 Dec 27.

Ketamine Infusions for Treatment Refractory Headache
Pomeroy JL1, Marmura MJ1, Nahas SJ1, Viscusi ER1.

Cheryl A. Allen, BSN, RN-BC | Ruth Conner, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC Julius R. Ivester, Jr, MD

Current literature supports using ketamine for both acute and chronic pain management. It is imperative that the development of evidence-based protocols and policies keep pace with health care delivery to ensure patient safety.