inhalation anesthetic

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Noun1.inhalation anesthetic - a gas that produces general anesthesia when inhaled
chloroform, trichloromethane - a volatile liquid haloform (CHCl3); formerly used as an anesthetic; "chloroform was the first inhalation anesthetic"
cyclopropane - a colorless flammable gas sometimes used as an inhalation anesthetic
diethyl ether, divinyl ether, ethoxyethane, ethyl ether, vinyl ether, ether - a colorless volatile highly inflammable liquid formerly used as an inhalation anesthetic
general anaesthetic, general anesthetic - an anesthetic that anesthetizes the entire body and causes loss of consciousness
halothane - a nonflammable inhalation anesthetic that produces general anesthesia; used along with analgesics and muscle relaxants for many types of surgical procedures
isoflurane - a widely used inhalation anesthetic
laughing gas, nitrous oxide - inhalation anesthetic used as an anesthetic in dentistry and surgery
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Anesthetic gas monitoring was performed by the infrared spectrometry method (sidestream method) on both the inspiration and expiration.
Desflurane was used for anesthetic gas. No nitrous gas was utilized.
During general anesthesia, the ISA OR+ monitors the inhaled and exhaled concentration of five anesthetic gas agents (Sevoflurane, Isoflurane, Halothane, Desflurane, Enflurane), carbon dioxide (CO2), nitrous oxide (N2O), and oxygen (O2), in addition to respiration rate.
Zbinden, "Accuracy and cross-sensitivity of 10 different anesthetic gas monitors," Journal of Clinical Monitoring, vol.
The etiology of respiratory tract complications in the perioperative period is multifactorial, including improper endotracheal tube size, cuff design, lack of airway humidity, trauma during insertion and suctioning, high anesthetic gas flow rates and manipulation of the airway and adjacent tissues.18
The company's ISO-Gard Mask is designed to reduce waste anesthetic gas (WAG) within a nurse's breathing zone to minimise the cumulative effect of low-level exposure to these hazardous gases in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU).
Dialing in the percent of anesthetic gas delivered to the animal is digitally controlled for exact precision and safety.
(7) By one estimate, the yearly anesthetic gas emissions from a midsize hospital are equivalent to carbon dioxide emissions from 1,200 automobiles.
The cat is then connected to a device enabling inhalation of a mix of oxygen and anesthetic gas during the course of the procedure as the initial anesthesia wears off.