Dementia After Anesthesia?

Answer It is recognized that there is difficulty with mental functioning after surgery in the elderly, according to an article in the June 2003 issue of Clinical Anesthesiology. It now has an official nam... Read More »

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Can you die from anesthesia?

When anesthesia came out years ago, it was very different than what it is today. It is very safe and controlled. To die from anesthesia today is completely unheard of and I would have no issues ... Read More »

Why can't I get the gas for anesthesia?

We do mask inductions on little kids because we can hold them down when they get squirmy. A mask induction is slow - it takes a few minutes to get a kid knocked out. There is a part of that calle... Read More »

Do you need anesthesia for a colonoscopy?

Anesthesia is not required for a colonoscopy and some patients do choose to have the procedure without it. However, most patients undergo the procedure by conscious sedation, which means they are m... Read More »

Can you use anesthesia while getting piercing?

Sorry but the answer is no. If you are that concerned with the pain maybe you should reconsider the piercing.And IF you could it would make the piercing cost you thousands!!But your question sure... Read More »