Implementing the C Element of the ABCDEF Bundle
Choice of analgesia and sedation offers guidance for a medication regimen for the management of pain and agitation in critically ill adults, consistent with the PAD Guidelines recommendations.
C Element, ICU Liberation Bundle (A-F)
Richmond-Agitation Sedation Scale (RASS)
Richmond Agitation Sedation ranks agitation and possibility for sedation. This tool can be used in the implementation of the C Bundle of the ABCDEF Bundle.
Riker Sedation Agitation Scale (SAS)
Sedation Agitation Scale (SAS) Match behavioral observations with scale descriptors. Each descriptor is matched with an agitation category.