TABLE 4

Overall SAE Rate and Individual Event Rates of Each SAE

SAEn (%)95% CI
Overall SAE ratea45 (0.34)0.19–0.37
Total SAEs50
Airway obstruction35 (0.27)0.19–0.37
Emergent airway intervention7 (0.05)0.03–0.11
Laryngospasm3 (0.03)0.01–0.07
Unplanned hospital admission/increased level of care5 (0.04)0.02–0.09
Aspiration00–0.02
Emergency anesthesia consultation00–0.02
Cardiac arrest00–0.02
Death00–0.02
  • a Percent of sedations during which ≥1 SAE occurred.