1. Leap, Jennifer DO
  2. Hill, Jared MD
  3. Patel, Kaushal MD
  4. Shah, Arpan MD
  5. Dumont, Tiffany DO


In this article, we discuss the literature behind the use of paralytics, sedation, and steroids in acute respiratory distress syndrome. We explore the controversies and discuss the recommendations for the use of these agents.