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Anesthetics

Known as: Anesthestic Drugs, Anaesthetic Agent, anesthetic drug 
A drug or other substance that causes a loss of feeling or awareness. Local anesthetics cause a loss of feeling in one small area of the body… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Administration of anesthetic agents fundamentally shifts the responsibility for maintenance of homeostasis from the patient and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Ketamine is a noncompetitive antagonist of N-methyl-d-asparate (NMDA) receptor and has been long used as an anesthetic agent in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
4 CLINICAL PARTICULARS 4.1 Therapeutic Indications Trimetazidine is indicated in adults as add-on therapy for the symptomatic… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • N. Franks
  • Nature Reviews Neuroscience
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 14020693
The mechanisms through which general anaesthetics, an extremely diverse group of drugs, cause reversible loss of consciousness… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Surgical injury can be followed by pain, nausea, vomiting and ileus, stress-induced catabolism, impaired pulmonary function… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Volatile anesthetics produce safe, reversible unconsciousness, amnesia and analgesia via hyperpolarization of mammalian neurons… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Volatile anaesthetics have historically been considered to act in a nonspecific manner on the central nervous system. More recent… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
General anaesthetics are much more selective than is usually appreciated and may act by binding to only a small number of targets… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Sodium ion (Na+) channels, which initiate the action potential in electrically excitable cells, are the molecular targets of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Part 1 Basic aspects: peripheral - peripheral neural mechnaisms of nociception, the course and termination of primary afferent… Expand
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