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General Anesthesia

Known as: General Anesthesia Procedure, general anaesthesia, General Anesthesias 
A temporary loss of feeling and a complete loss of awareness that feels like a very deep sleep. It is caused by special drugs or other substances… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND The management of postoperative pain and recovery is still unsatisfactory in a number of cases in clinical practice… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Surgery is a stressor that can be categorized by duration and severity and induces a systemic stress response that includes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
IMPORTANCE Exposure of young animals to commonly used anesthetics causes neurotoxicity including impaired neurocognitive function… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Both regional anesthesia and general anesthesia have been proposed to provide optimal ambulatory anesthesia. We searched MEDLINE… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background:  Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is a common complication after cardiac and major non‐cardiac surgery with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Epidural block is widely used to manage major abdominal surgery and postoperative analgesia, but its risks and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Patients who are given general anaesthesia are not guaranteed to remain unconscious during surgery. Knowledge about… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Background: After anaesthesia involving pancuronium a high incidence of both residual neuromuscular block and postoperative… 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
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Background:Perioperative morbidity may be modifiable in high risk patients by the anesthesiologist's choice of either regional or… Expand
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