Consciousness Awareness and Anesthesia Ebook

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Hypnosis amnesia and immobility are three major therapeutic endpoints of general anesthesia In one to two cases out of a thousand hypnosis and amnesia are not achieved often leaving a patient immobile but capable of experiencing and remembering intraoperative events Awareness during general anesthesia is one of the most dreaded complications of surgery and is feared by patients and clinicians alike Despite many advances in the field there are also a number of unresolved questions that persist Some of the difficulties in the detection and prevention of awareness during anesthesia relate to the underlying complexities of the neuroscientific basis of consciousness Consciousness Awareness and Anesthesia is a multidisciplinary approach to both the scientific problem of consciousness and the clinical problem of awareness during general anesthesia An international cadre of authors with expertise in anesthesiology neurobiology and philosophy provides a cutting-edge perspective No other book on the subject has drawn from such a breadth of scholarshipConsciousness Awareness and Anesthesia EbookBy George A Mashour Publisher Cambridge University Press Print ISBN 9780521518222 0521518229 eText ISBN 9780511739521 0511739524 Edition 1st Format EPUB Available from 10200 USD SKU 9780511739521

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Hypnosis amnesia and immobility are three major therapeutic endpoints of general anesthesia In one to two cases out of a thousand hypnosis and amnesia are not achieved often leaving a patient immobile but capable of experiencing and remembering intraoperative events Awareness during general anesthesia is one of the most dreaded complications of surgery and is feared by patients and clinicians alike Despite many advances in the field there are also a number of unresolved questions that persist Some of the difficulties in the detection and prevention of awareness during anesthesia relate to the underlying complexities of the neuroscientific basis of consciousness Consciousness Awareness and Anesthesia is a multidisciplinary approach to both the scientific problem of consciousness and the clinical problem of awareness during general anesthesia An international cadre of authors with expertise in anesthesiology neurobiology and philosophy provides a cutting-edge perspective No other book on the subject has drawn from such a breadth of scholarshipConsciousness Awareness and Anesthesia EbookBy George A Mashour Publisher Cambridge University Press Print ISBN 9780521518222 0521518229 eText ISBN 9780511739521 0511739524 Edition 1st Format EPUB Available from 10200 USD SKU 9780511739521