The score used by Mackenzie and Grant evaluated patients receiving intravenous sedation as an adjunct to spinal anesthesia in patients undergoing lower limb surgery.
Definition of sedation used: Preservation of eyelash reflex and purposeful reaction to verbal or mild physical stimulation.
fully awake and oriented
eyes closed but rousable to command
eyes closed but rousable to mild physical stimulation (earlobe tug)
eyes closed but unrousable to mild physical stimulation
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Specialty: Anesthesiology, Pedatrics, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Surgery, general