A randomized, control trial to compare the total dose of sedatives use in patients over 65
years admitted to the intensive care unit, guiding sedation by monitoring with BIS® versus
monitoring with the exclusive use of sedation scales.
The study will include all patients over 65 years who enter the intensive care unit of the
University Hospital of Bellvitge affected with medical or surgical pathology of non
neurological etiology who require sedation for more than 24 hours to maintain adaptation to