Is ketamine safe for outpatient surgery? What are the benefits or downsides to giving ketamine as a component of outpatient anesthesia and what does the evidence suggest? These topics and others will be discussed in this pro/con debate.
Discuss the available evidence on analgesic effects of ketamine
Understand the limitations of the current evidence for ketamine in ambulatory surgery
Identify the potential adverse effects of low-dose ketamine
Illustrate a best practice approach to using ketamine