anesthesia anesthesia  /ˌæ nɪs ˈθi ʒə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) loss of bodily sensation with or without loss of consciousness

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But the patient had been given no anesthesia, was fully conscious.
  2. The difference, Vila concluded, was largely due to lax anesthesia procedures.
  3. For some women, that includes information related to fetal anesthesia options.

News

  1. Reports of retained guidewires draw attention to 'never events' in anesthesia

    ( Wolters Kluwer Health ) Retention of guidewires used to place central venous catheters is a complication that is considered always preventable -- but nevertheless still happens, according to a report in the July issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  2. High rates of burnout and depression among anesthesia residents

    ( Wolters Kluwer Health ) Residents in anesthesiology training programs have high rates of burnout and depression, reports a survey study in the July issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  3. Anesthesia Business Consultants, Tulane University and Medical Business Solutions Announce Partnership to Present the ...

    Anesthesia Business Consultants announces today that it has partnered with Medical Business Solutions and Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology to present the first annual Advanced Institute for Anesthesia Practice Management .
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "I hold their hand and sing to them and say that going under anesthesia is not scary at all. 'It's wonderful and I'll be here when you wake up,'" said Simon.
    on May 9, 2008 By: Carly Simon Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. "I just walked out of surgery about 10 minutes ago," Knoxville said when I spoke to him a couple of hours ago. "I'm still a little groggy from the anesthesia."
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Johnny Knoxville Source: E! Online

  3. "When it goes longer and longer, you always think the worst, and start worrying about things like being under anesthesia that long and all the nightmares you have about surgeries," George Karl said after rejoining the Nuggets for Wednesday...
    on Apr 4, 2007 By: George Karl Source: SI.com

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