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Preliminary Communication | April 12, 2016
CARING FOR THE CRITICALLY ILL PATIENT
Effect of Dexmedetomidine Added to Standard Care on Ventilator-Free Time in Patients With Agitated Delirium
A Randomized Clinical Trial
Michael C. Reade, DPhil, FCICM1; Glenn M. Eastwood, RN, PhD2; Rinaldo Bellomo, MD, FCICM3; Michael Bailey, PhD4; Andrew Bersten, MD, FCICM5; Benjamin Cheung, MBBS, FCICM6; Andrew Davies, MBBS, FCICM7; Anthony Delaney, PhD, FCICM8; Angaj Ghosh, MBBS, FCICM9; Frank van Haren, PhD, FCICM10; Nerina Harley, MD, FCICM11; David Knight, MBBS, FCICM12; Shay McGuiness, MBChB, FCICM13; John Mulder, MBChB, FCICM14; Steve O’Donoghue, MBChB, FCICM15; Nicholas Simpson, MBBS, FCICM16; Paul Young, MBChB, FCICM17,18 ; for the DahLIA Investigators and the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials Group
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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1460-1468. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2707.