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*  Local anesthetic
Typical operations performed under conduction anesthesia include: Dentistry (surface anesthesia, infiltration anesthesia or ... epidural anesthesia combined with general anesthesia) Abdominal surgery (epidural anesthesia/spinal anesthesia, often combined ... Sometimes, conduction anesthesia is combined with general anesthesia or sedation for the patient's comfort and ease of surgery ... Some typical uses of conduction anesthesia for acute pain are: Labor pain (epidural anesthesia, pudendal nerve blocks) ...
*  Local anesthesia
Regional anesthesia is aimed at anesthetizing a larger part of the body such as a leg or arm. Conduction anesthesia encompasses ... New York School of Regional Anesthesia Anesthesia Books General information and tutorials in peripheral regional anesthesia [1 ... The following terms are often used interchangeably: Local anesthesia, in a strict sense, is anesthesia of a small part of the ... Topical anesthesia (surface) Infiltration Plexus block Epidural (extradural) block Spinal anesthesia (subarachnoid block) ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E03)
... anesthesia, conduction MeSH E03.155.086.131 --- anesthesia, epidural MeSH E03.155.086.131.100 --- anesthesia, caudal MeSH ... anesthesia, inhalation MeSH E03.155.197.197.280 --- anesthesia, closed-circuit MeSH E03.155.197.364 --- anesthesia, rectal MeSH ... E03.155.253 --- anesthesia, intratracheal MeSH E03.155.308 --- anesthesia, intravenous MeSH E03.155.364 --- anesthesia, ... anesthesia, dental MeSH E03.155.141.481 --- hypnosis, dental MeSH E03.155.197 --- anesthesia, general MeSH E03.155.197.197 --- ...
*  Unfaithful (House)
House discovers a new symptom: regional anesthesia. House orders a nerve conduction study. Taub and Kutner find an intercostal ...
*  Twilight anesthesia
Anesthesia is used to control pain by using medicines that reversibly block nerve conduction near the site of administration, ... In this level called Anesthesia, a combination of general anesthesia and spinal or major regional anesthesia. It does not ... "twilight anesthesia." The same drugs used in general anesthesia are also used for twilight anesthesia, except in smaller doses ... Play media Twilight anesthesia is an anesthetic technique where a mild dose of general anesthesia is applied to induce ...
*  Cetacaine
The main use for this drug is to produce anesthesia to mucus membranes to numb and help control the pain in that area. The ... but it is believed that the active ingredients reversibly block nerve conduction therefore causing the numbing sensation. This ... The dosage should be applied directly to the site where anesthesia is required. The dosage should be modified according to the ... The actual mechanism for the onset of anesthesia is unknown, ...
*  Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva
While under anesthesia, people with FOP may encounter difficulties with intubation, restrictive pulmonary disease, and changes ... in the electrical conduction system of the heart. Activities that increase the risk of falling or soft tissue injury should be ...
*  Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome
... and certain anesthesia. Any situations requiring the administration of anesthesia or succinylcholine (e.g., surgical procedures ... Primary literature suggests the children may have a higher rate of cardiac physical and conduction abnormalities which may ... and palate Anesthesia may be dangerous in these patients: "According to the medical literature, in some cases, individuals with ... Anesthesia and Analgesia. 60 (7): 534-6. doi:10.1213/00000539-198107000-00016. PMID 7195672. Dearlove OR, Perkins R (March 2003 ...
*  Re-entry ventricular arrhythmia
Anomalous conduction via accessory pathways (APs) create the re-entry circuit (which are also called bypass tracts), that exist ... Cardiovascular Physiology & Anesthesia. Morgan, Jr. GE, Mikhail MS, Murray MJ. Chapter 19. Clinical Anesthesiology. 4th ed. New ... Mechanisms of Cardiac Arrhythmias and Conduction Disturbances. In V. Fuster, R.A. Walsh, R.A. Harrington (Eds). ... conduction velocity) of impulse. AV reentrant tachycardia AV nodal reentrant tachycardia "Cardiac Arrhythmias". Retrieved 2007- ...
*  Radiofrequency ablation
If the local anesthesia injections provide temporary pain relief, then RFA is performed on the nerve(s) that responded well to ... Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a medical procedure in which part of the electrical conduction system of the heart, tumor or ... The nerves to be ablated are identified through injections of local anesthesia (such as lidocaine) prior to the RFA procedure. ... The patient is awake during the procedure, so risks associated with general anesthesia are avoided. An intravenous line may be ...
*  Bupivacaine
It is the most commonly used local anesthetic in epidural anesthesia during labor, as well as in postoperative pain management ... Without depolarization, no initiation or conduction of a pain signal can occur. The rate of systemic absorption of bupivacaine ... However, it is approved for use at term in obstetrical anesthesia. Bupivacaine is excreted in breast milk. Risks of ... The 0.75% formulation is contraindicated in epidural anesthesia during labor because of the association with refractory cardiac ...
*  Reflex bradycardia
Additionally, M2 receptors reduce the contractile forces of the atrial cardiac muscle and reduce the conduction velocity of the ... Canadian Journal of Anesthesia. 37 (2): 219-222. doi:10.1007/BF03005473. Deepak A. Rao; Le, Tao; Bhushan, Vikas (2007). First ...
*  Hemi-Sync
Anesthesia and Analgesia. 98 (2): 533-6, table of contents. doi:10.1213/01.ane.0000096181.89116.d2. PMID 14742401. Dabu-Bondoc ... "EEG oscillations and binaural beat as compared with electromagnetic headphones and air-conduction headphones", Psychophysiology ... Anesthesia and Analgesia. 97 (3): 772-5. doi:10.1213/01.ane.0000076145.83783.e7. PMID 12933400. Hemi-Sync Website Monroe ... that EEG changes did not occur when the standard electromagnetic headphones of Monroe's setup were replaced by air conduction ...
*  Robert Monroe
Anesthesia and Analgesia. 98 (2): 533-6, table of contents. doi:10.1213/01.ane.0000096181.89116.d2. PMID 14742401. Dabu-Bondoc ... "EEG oscillations and binaural beat as compared with electromagnetic headphones and air-conduction headphones", Psychophysiology ... Anesthesia and Analgesia. 97 (3): 772-5. doi:10.1213/01.ane.0000076145.83783.e7. PMID 12933400. Hemi-Sync Website and other ... Anesthesia & Analgesia, Vol 110 1, January 2010, p208-210 "Accessing Anomalous States of Consciousness with a Binaural Beat ...
*  Channel blocker
Mert T, Gunes Y, Guven M, Gunay I, Ozcengiz D (March 2002). "Comparison of nerve conduction blocks by an opioid and a local ... Butterworth JF, Strichartz GR (April 1990). "Molecular mechanisms of local anesthesia: a review". Anesthesiology. 72 (4): 711- ... Mitolo-Chieppa D, Carratu MR (May 1983). "Anaesthetic drugs: electrophysiological bases of their conduction blocking effect". ...
*  Auditory brainstem response
Bone conduction ABR thresholds can be used if other limitations are present, but thresholds are not as accurate as ABR ... Most patients (especially infants) are given light anesthesia when test transtympanically. Chloral Hydrate is a commonly ... Auditory system Bone conduction auditory brainstem response Cochlea EEG Evoked potential Otoacoustic emission Eggermont, Jos J ... non-cooperative subjects even in sleep sedation or anesthesia without influence of age and vigilance (contrary to cortical ...
*  Trimecaine
The first one is local anesthesia (topical, infiltrational, topical mucosal and inhalational, spinal and Bier's intravenous). ... Trimecaine must not be used at hypersensitivity on amide anesthetics, hypervolemia, hypotension, cardial conduction defects, ...
*  Pramocaine
Local anesthesia Schmidt JL, Blockus LE, Richards RK. The Pharmacology of Pramoxine Hydrochloride: A New Topical Local ... blocking both initiation and conduction of nerve impulses. Depolarization and repolarization of excitable neural membranes is ...
*  Sural nerve
Nerve conduction studies can be used to delineate sural nerve lesions. Treatment will depend on the cause of the neuropathy. ... In one study, regional anesthesia of the foot and ankle, when performed by surgeons, was completely successful 95% of the time ... Myerson, M. S.; Ruland, C. M.; Allon, S. M. (1992). "Regional Anesthesia for Foot and Ankle Surgery". Foot & Ankle ... Because this technique requires few injections to reach adequate anesthesia, a smaller volume of anesthetic is needed. The ...
*  Cryoablation
The procedure can be performed in a doctor's office setting with local anesthesia and leaves very little scarring compared to ... When ablating tissue near the AV node (a special conduction center that carries electrical impulses from the atria to the ... Another type of cryoablation is used to restore normal electrical conduction by freezing tissue or heart pathways that ... Techniques also exist where incisions are used in the open heart to interrupt abnormal electrical conduction (Maze procedure). ...
*  Electrical injury
There is no conscious sensation of the electric shock because of the anesthesia used beforehand. Convulsive therapy was ... problems with peripheral nerve conduction and sensation, inadequate balance and coordination, among other symptoms. Electrical ... for Hyperhidrosis with the device called iontophoresis As part of electrodiagnosis diagnostic tests including nerve conduction ...
*  Lethal injection
Anesthesia awareness occurs when general anesthesia is inadequately maintained, for a number of reasons. Typically, anesthesia ... When used in state-sanctioned lethal injection, bolus potassium injection affects the electrical conduction of heart muscle. ... often used for anesthesia induction and for medically induced coma. The typical anesthesia induction dose is 0.35 grams. Loss ... Barbiturates are used only for induction of anesthesia and these drugs rapidly and reliably induce anesthesia, but wear off ...
*  Isoflurane
It can be used to start or maintain anesthesia. Often another medication, however, is used to start anesthesia due to airway ... Isoflurane inhibits conduction in activated potassium channels. Isoflurane also affects intracellular molecules. It activates ... It is usually used to maintain a state of general anesthesia that has been induced with another drug, such as thiopentone or ... Apr 2007). "Anesthesia-Alzheimer disease link probed". JAMA. 297 (16): 1760. doi:10.1001/jama.297.16.1760. PMID 17456811. Seto ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Heart block - A decrease in the ability of the conduction system to transmit action pulses in the orderly manner. Blockage of ... TEE can require sedation or general anesthesia and the patient must be NPO. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR): ... The right atrium becomes hypertrophied and can result in conduction defects (e.g., Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome). Tricuspid ... Anesthetics - As a general rule, all agents used in anesthesia have depressant effects on the cardiovascular system with ...
*  Lidocaine
... alters signal conduction in neurons by blocking the fast voltage-gated Na+ channels in the neuronal cell membrane ... His colleague Bengt Lundqvist performed the first injection anesthesia experiments on himself. It was first marketed in 1949. ... Blocking sodium channels in the conduction system, as well as the muscle cells of the heart, raises the depolarization ... Most ADRs associated with lidocaine for anesthesia relate to administration technique (resulting in systemic exposure) or ...
*  List of diseases (C)
Cardiomyopathy dilated with conduction defect type 1, Cardiomyopathy dilated with conduction defect type 2, Cardiomyopathy, ... transport disease Coproporhyria Cor biloculare Cor pulmonale Cor triatriatum Cormier-Rustin-Munnich syndrome Corneal anesthesia ... Cardiac amyloidosis Cardiac and laterality defects Cardiac arrest Cardiac conduction defect, familial Cardiac diverticulum ...