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LINEAWEAVER WILLIAM C. MD; ANDERSON, KEITH MD; HING, DAVID N. MD
Critical Care Medicine: March 1988
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After undergoing replantation and revascularization surgery for a complex hand injury, a 25-yr-old male developed florid delirium tremens. Over a 5-day period, he received 2850 mg of midazolam as a constant infusion of varying rates. The midazolam controlled his severe agitation without respiratory depression and the hand reconstruction survived undamaged.

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