local anaesthesia

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Synonyms for local anaesthesia

loss of sensation in a small area of the body (as when a local anesthetic is injected for a tooth extraction)

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The series consisted of general anaesthesia fit 60 patients between 15 to 74 years who underwent Lichtenstein tension free inguinal hernioplasty under local anaesthesia and intravenous sedation and analgesia.
In this randomised trial, researchers tested the hypothesis that VRHD could reduce the requirement for intravenous sedation by at least 50 per cent during local anaesthesia at CUB Erasmus Hospital.
Clinical assessment of the safe use local anaesthesia with vasoconstrictor agents in cardiovascular compromised patients: A systematic review.
Tahmassebi, "Comparing the onset of maxillary infiltration local anaesthesia and pain experience using the conventional technique vs.
From the history, we then realised that altered sensation on the lower lip following administration of long acting local anaesthesia made the child restless and uncomfortable.
Results: In this study mean age in Group A (local anaesthesia) was 30 +-6.47 years and in Group B (spinal anaesthesia) the mean age was 31 +-6.98 years.
All elective and emergent surgical cases were included except ophthalmic and local anaesthesia cases.
Along with general and spinal anaesthesia, local anaesthesia can be an option in these patients which can also be used for pain relief after haemorrhiodectomy.
Reportedly, two patients were treated and in both cases, the procedure was performed under simple, local anaesthesia.
Local Anaesthesia This numbs a small area of the body and lasts for a short period of time.
Developments in local anaesthesia have mainly occurred in anaesthesia agents and delivery armamentarium.
Local anaesthesia (LA) was completed by injecting bupivacaine in cervical plexuses C2 C3 and C4 areas.
Complications of local anaesthesia for ophthalmic surgery.
At the Garth No Scalpel Vasectomy Service, we specialise in No Scalpel Vasectomy under local anaesthesia. Men choose to have vasectomy as a permanent form of contraception.
"With this new procedure our doctors are able to eliminate painful local anaesthesia injections, minimise surgical wounds and also reduce the recovery time significantly for patients by discharging them the same day," said George Jepson, chief executive of Al Ain Hospital.
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