Anesthesia

Can Surgery and Anesthesia Impact Our Memory?

Researchers conclude that middle-aged people have a higher risk of memory loss and cognition decline after undergoing surgical anesthesia.<p>You might …

Humanity

Failed spinal anaesthesia: mechanisms, management, and prevention | BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

Although spinal (subarachnoid or intrathecal) anaesthesia is generally regarded as one of the most reliable types of regional block methods, the …

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Xperius

Xperius is revolutionizing regional anesthesia at the point of care. This tablet based mobile ultrasound system includes innovative USB transducers …

Anesthesiology

Portacaval Shunt

A portacaval shunt is a major surgical procedure that’s used to create a new connection between blood vessels in your liver. Your doctor will …

Medicine

Jill Mhyre Tapped to Lead UAMS College of Medicine’s Department of Anesthesiology - AMP

LITTLE ROCK — Jill Mhyre, M.D., an authority on obstetric anesthesiology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has been appointed …

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How to Prepare for Anesthesia

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Anesthesia: The Gift of Oblivion and the Mystery of Consciousness

<b>Hi.</b> I’m Dr. L—- and I will be your anesthesiologist, or anesthetist, for today’s procedure. I am going to administer a general anesthesia, which …

Consciousness

Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Under Regional Anesthesia : Obstetrics & Gynecology

BACKGROUND: Laparoscopic hysterectomies comprise a large proportion of all hysterectomies in the United States. Procedures completed under regional …

Anesthesiology

Charlotte area doctor banned from surgeries with anesthesia after 'substandard' care

The N.C. Medical Board banned a Huntersville doctor from performing surgeries that require sedative anesthesia in his office after finding four …

Medicine

The Inca Were Surprisingly Good at Skull Surgery

Cranial surgery without modern anesthesia and antibiotics may sound like a death sentence. But trepanation—the act of drilling, cutting, or scraping …

Prehistory

Mens BPH Treatment for Enlarged Prostate

A breakthrough treatment for enlarged prostate in Portland. Rapid, lasting relief from BPH in a minimally invasive procedure, under local anesthesia.

Prostate

Anesthesia modifies subthreshold critical slowing down in a stochastic Hodgkin-Huxley-like model with inhibitory synaptic input

Author(s): Alex Bukoski, D. A. Steyn-Ross, Ashley F. Pickett, and Moira L. Steyn-RossThe dynamics of a stochastic type-I Hodgkin-Huxley-like point …

Neuroscience

A French hospital used hypnosis to block pain in 150 cancer surgeries

At this year’s largest conference on anesthesia, a new topic was up for discussion: Not using general anesthesia.<p>Rather than making surgical patients unconscious, doctors at the Institut Curie in Paris have regularly been using hypnosis to help conscious patients withstand the pain of surgery.<p>At …

Hypnosis

TPG to sell majority stake in NorthStar Anesthesia to Cranemere

<b>Cranemere</b> has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Irving, Texas-based<b> NorthStar Anesthesia</b>, an anesthesia care provider, from <b>TPG Growth</b>. No …

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What Should You Know About Anesthesia?

Anesthesiology

Vets Validate Standing Thyroid Removal Procedure for Horses

Researchers say the standing technique minimizes risk to the patient, reduces costs to the client, and limits complications.The post Vets Validate …

Horses

Mumbai Doctor, 31, Injects Herself With Anaesthesia In Alleged Suicide

The doctor was found unconscious in her home on the hospital campus and could not be revived.<p><b>Mumbai:</b> A doctor in Mumbai's Tata Memorial Hospital …

Anesthesiology

Mumbai: Doctor 'overdoses' on anaesthesia injection

A 31-year-old resident doctor of the Tata memorial hospital in Parel allegedly committed suicide by taking an overdose of anaesthetic injection at …

Anesthesiology

Mumbai doctor commits suicide by overdosing on anaesthesia

A 31-year-old female anaesthetic doctor with Tata Hospital committed suicide by injecting herself with overdose of anaesthesia in Mumbai. The police …

Anesthesiology

Pre-industrial Surgeries

LinkIf you’re squeamish about the possibility of having a surgery, one look at Sam O’Nella Academy’s history lesson on how these procedures worked …

Medicine

Study reveals hypnosedation as an effective alternative to general anesthesia for various surgeries

New research presented at this year's Euroanaesthesia congress in Copenhagen, Denmark shows that hypnosedation is a valuable alternative to …

Medicine

No, Mr. McColl, the Atrium-anesthesiology fight is over quality, not resistance to growth

For 38 years I was a pediatric surgeon caring for the surgical needs of infants and children in Charlotte. I operated at Carolinas Medical Center …

Anesthesiology

Demystifying Anesthesia

Cancer treatment is scary. Going to the operating room for surgical treatment is no exception. Fortunately, your physician anesthesiologist will be …

Medicine

Woman dies of anesthesia overdose in Jammu

By UNI<p>JAMMU: A woman died due to an overdose of anesthesia at a private clinic here on Thursday.<p>The woman, identified as Praveen Kour (55), of Nanak …

Anesthesiology

Unlicensed breeder illegally 'debarked' three dogs without anesthesia by ramming a PIPE down their throats to damage vocal chords

• <b>Pennsylvania SPCA officers rescued 10 puppies and five adult dogs from Quarryville home of unlicensed breeder</b>• <b><br>A female husky and two other adult dogs</b> …

Anesthesiology

Rare neurosurgery carried out at General Hospital

Doctors at the District General Hospital here have carried out a rare surgical procedure where a tumour in the brain of a patient was removed after …

General Hospital

BREAKING: Anesthesia Celebrating that Ambien can be Blamed for Everything Now

<b>BREAKING:</b> Anesthesiologists and CRNAs across the globe are celebrating today as the baton of blame has been passed onto Ambien for absolutely …

Humor

Making surgery safe in Mongolia

Share selection to:<p>For decades, anaesthesia training in Mongolia has been neglected. As recently as the 1980s there was limited formal academic …

Australian Universities

23 Million Americans Watch Royal Wedding, No Decline In Patient Care among ROAD Docs with Exception of Anesthesia

With the estimation that 23 million Americans had their eyes glued to the television to watch the royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, …

Humor

Why Anesthesia Is One of the Greatest Medical Mysteries of Our Time

Anesthesia was a major medical breakthrough, allowing us to lose consciousness during surgery and other painful procedures. Trouble is, we’re not …

Medicine