Category: General Anesthesia

Acoustic Surgery

Acoustic Surgery can be accomplished with suboccipital, translabyrinthine and middle fossa approaches. The sitting, supine, lateral or park-bench position can be used for the suboccipital approach. Small or medium …

ACDU Scale

McNarry and Goldhill compared ACDU Scale (Alert, Confused, Drowsy, Unresponsive) and AVPU scale (Alert, responds to Voice, responds to Pain, Unresponsive) by the American college of surgeons with GCS …

CEA Anesthesia

CEA Anesthesia or Carotid endarterectomy anesthesia can be general or regional or combined. Here is a discussion on the relative advantages and disadvantageous of the different types. Mc CaI …

Brain Hypothermia

The capacity of deliberate Brain Hypothermia to protect the brain and other vital organs during periods of decreased oxygen delivery is used during cardiac surgery. The beneficial effects of …