NRS 631.079
“Moderate sedation” defined.

“Moderate sedation” means a drug-induced depressed level of consciousness, produced by a pharmacologic or nonpharmacologic method or a combination thereof, during which:


The patient retains the ability to respond purposefully to verbal commands, either alone or accompanied by light tactile stimulation;


Spontaneous ventilation is adequate and no interventions are required to maintain a patent airway; and


Cardiovascular function is usually maintained.

Source: Section 631.079 — “Moderate sedation” defined., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-631.­html#NRS631Sec079.

Last Updated

Jun. 24, 2021

§ 631.079’s source at nv​.us