2 doctors weighed in:

When is general anesthesia necessary?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Brian Nichol
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Several factors

It depends on the surgical procedure being performed and wether it can be safely performed under regional or local anesthesia as well as patient position and coexisting diseases.

In brief: Several factors

It depends on the surgical procedure being performed and wether it can be safely performed under regional or local anesthesia as well as patient position and coexisting diseases.
Dr. Brian Nichol
Dr. Brian Nichol
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