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general anesthesia

  • n  a state of total unconsciousness resulting from anesthetic drugs (as for a major surgical operation)
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  • Going Under
    Study of anesthesia-induced brain-wave patterns could help doctors make sure patients don’t wake up during operations Since the mid-1800s, doctors have used drugs to induce general anesthesia in patients undergoing surgery. However, little is known about how these drugs create such a profound loss of consciousness.
    June 18, 2013 - Technology Review
  • Hallmarq Standing Equine MRI Machine Reduces Risk to Horses
    Company’s patented standing equine MRI machine eliminates need for general anesthesia. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at
    June 14, 2013 - PRWeb

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