Awareness detection during caesarean section under general anaesthesia using EEG spectrum analysis.

@article{Gaitini1995AwarenessDD,
  title={Awareness detection during caesarean section under general anaesthesia using EEG spectrum analysis.},
  author={Luis Gaitini and Sonia J. Vaida and G I Collins and Mostafa Somri and Edmond Sabo},
  journal={Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie},
  year={1995},
  volume={42 5 Pt 1},
  pages={377-81}
}
This study examined the relationship between the EEG (spectral edge frequency 90-SEF90) and the occurrence of awareness defined for the purpose of this study as responsiveness to verbal commands. Fifty women undergoing general anaesthesia for elective Caesarean section were examined. Responsiveness to verbal commands was detected every minute in the period from the induction of anaesthesia to the delivery of the newborn using the Tunstall isolated forearm technique and correlated with the SEF90… CONTINUE READING