anaesthetics


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anaesthetics

(ˌænɪsˈθɛtɪks)
n
(Medicine) (functioning as singular) the science, study, and practice of anaesthesia and its application. US name: anesthesiology
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McCay knew Ella Wheeler Wilcox by heart, and could take Browning without anaesthetics.
The smell of anaesthetics somehow reminded him of the library in the house at the corner of St.
I never drew the cork till six months afterward, in a lonely camp, where, without anaesthetics, a doctor was compelled to operate on a man.
I served as assistant while he probed and cleansed the passages made by the bullets, and I saw the two men endure his crude surgery without anaesthetics and with no more to uphold them than a stiff tumbler of whisky.
Therefore it is clear to see that as operations rise in number, the demand for anaesthetics will rise too.
While anaesthetics help patients undergo critical surgery, they could also lead to long-term cognitive impairment such as memory loss, new research confirms.
Anaesthesia-related mortality in Australia fell from about 1:36,000 anaesthetics in the 1985-1987 triennium to about 1:55,000 for the most recently reported 2006-2008 triennium.
Secondly, the discovery of a highly effective natural anaesthetic with huge potential will be of great interest to the pharmaceutical industry eager to develop better local anaesthetics.
After systemic absorption these ion channel blocking effects of local anaesthetics are extended to the organ systems and toxicity may follow.
The 57-year-old denies four charges of sexual assault and one of assault by penetration and claims the anaesthetics given to the women made them hallucinate or dream the things they said happened to them.
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Local anaesthetics are likely to have potential therapeutic effects on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a new study.