Isoflurane as an Anaestheticby
researchers, Mena and Yebenese, found that a commonly used anaesthetic, Isoflurane, is safe for normal mice... that the use of Isoflurane as an anaesthetic may be one possible mechanism of developing Alzheimer's disease...
Xylocaine Anesthetic - an oxymoronby
Most people on dialysis use Xylocaine which is supposed to be an anesthetic before cannulation.
This is because the needles used for dialysis can be quite painful. So, before putting the needles, a small amount of Xyloc
New procedure without general an ...by
New procedure without general anesthesia...and a shorter recovery period...BD
“Approximately 25% of women in the United States have clinically symptomatic fibroids, and treatment has most commonly been surgical with hyste
R. D Laing Film Being Plannedby
Dr. Romeo V.
A film about cult figure and controversial psychiatrist R.D. Laing is in the planning stages. Born in 1927, Ronald David Laing grew up to become a charismatic psychiatrist and psychoanalyst who scorned traditional therapies
Lidocaine - to use or notby
Lidocaine is a local anesthetic. It is used extensively in surgeries to make areas of the body numb before making an incision. It is often used before dialysis to make the area where the needles are going to be inserted, numb
Re-nopain - I spoke too soon!by
Yesterday, I wrote about how I used Re-nopain, the anesthetic ointment that I used successfully before cannulation. Well, I think I spoke too soon.
I used it last night too and there was pain during cannulation.
I will pro