[[Hypnosedation, a new method of anesthesia for cervical endocrine surgery. Prospective randomized study].

@article{Defechereux2000HypnosedationAN,
  title={[[Hypnosedation, a new method of anesthesia for cervical endocrine surgery. Prospective randomized study].},
  author={T. H. Defechereux and Cyrille Degauque and Isabelle Fumal and M. E. Faymonville and Jean Joris and Etienne Hamoir and Michel Meurisse},
  journal={Annales de chirurgie},
  year={2000},
  volume={125 6},
  pages={539-46}
}
UNLABELLED Retrospective studies have confirmed the feasibility and safety of thyroid and parathyroid procedures performed under hypnoanesthesia (hypnosis, local anesthesia and minimal conscious sedation) as sole method of anesthesia. This very effective technique seems to provide physiological, psychological and economic benefits for the patient. STUDY AIM To assess, by means of a prospective randomized study, the advantages of hypnosedation as an alternative to general anesthesia in terms… CONTINUE READING