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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Abramson
37 years experience in Anesthesiology
Multiple: Anesthesia is amnesia, analgesia and, often, akinesia (no movement). Each of these requires different medication, although some medication may have o ... Read More
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Dr. Foead Geula
16 years experience in Anesthesiology
Volatile anesthetics: General anesthesia is commonly initiated with propofol, an intravenous anesthetic, to render the patient unconscious. General anesthesia is then usua ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Bankov
36 years experience in Anesthesiology
No: General anesthesia can be conducted with spontaneously breathing patient using an anesthesia mask. Often the oral airways are used, that look anythin ... Read More

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