general anaesthesia

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Noun1.general anaesthesia - a state of total unconsciousness resulting from anesthetic drugs (as for a major surgical operation)
anaesthesia, anesthesia - loss of bodily sensation with or without loss of consciousness
inhalation anesthesia - general anesthesia achieved by administration of an inhalation anesthetic
twilight sleep - a state of general anesthesia in which the person retains a slight degree of consciousness; can be induced by injection of scopolamine or morphine
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Patients in group B received general anaesthesia (Propofol + succinylcholine + isoflurane) and cognitive impairement of patient was assessed by Psychiatrist via MMSE before ECT and after 2 weeks of ECT.
This study evaluated the differences in dental conditions and treatment modalities between disabled and non-cooperative healthy children under general anaesthesia.
PCNL can be done under General Anaesthesia or Spinal Anaesthesia.
However, the role of the anaesthetist in minimally invasive surgery is still challenging because apparently "minor" procedures like vasectomy under general anaesthesia may pose a high risk, to the extent that patients who have been scheduled by the urologist for general anaesthesia (1-3) especially because of a particular anatomy (high or difficult to manipulate testes), may also have physical characteristics that make airway management difficult.
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It was reported on Thursday that the collaboration is aimed at commercialising the general anaesthesia analgesic, Remifentanil injection generic.
General anaesthesia should not be used as a method of anxiety control but for pain control because more specific methods (local anaesthesia with or without conscious sedation and behaviour management techniques) are available to manage anxiety.
General Anaesthesia In this case, a person is unconscious with no awareness or memory of the surgery.
Objective: To compare the effect of spinal and general anaesthesia on the amount of blood loss during cesarean section.
CS is performed under spinal anaesthesia, spinal epidural, epidural block or general anaesthesia.
The new study has found cooperative patient general anaesthesia to be a "safe and satisfactory" technique for use in carotid surgery.

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