general anaesthetic


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general anaesthetic

a drug producing anaesthesia of the entire body, with loss of consciousness
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Vale Healthcare was given the go-ahead to use general anaesthetic at its Cardiff Bay clinic after rigorous assessment by Healthcare Inspectorate Wales.
In addition it is claimed Mr Beckett failed to instruct Mr Pederson to assess every patient referred to the clinic to ensure the treatment was appropriate and to take into account a full medical and dental history of patients destined to have treatment under general anaesthetic.
With one son it was a general anaesthetic and overnight stay, with the other we were in, sorted and out within a few hours.
Last year surgeons at the hospital extracted 1,187 teeth under general anaesthetic, but this year's figures look set to top that, with 931 removed already.
Mrs Casserley, who has four grown-up children, said: "I chose to have a general anaesthetic because I wanted to see my grandchild in my daughter's arms just like any other grandmother.
All dental general anaesthetics have been carried out in hospitals since the Government banned surgeries from performing them in January 2002, following a spate of patient deaths.
The operation, under general anaesthetic, came after the Queen wrenched her knee while walking on uneven ground at Newmarket on the Friday before Christmas.
The minor operation, under general anaesthetic, came after the Queen wrenched her knee while walking on uneven ground during a private visit to Newmarket on the Friday before Christmas.
But the "magic wand" treatment involves a single blast of radiation inside the breast on the area where the tumour has been removed, while the patient is still under a general anaesthetic.
Between 1996 and 1999, eight people died after been given a general anaesthetic in a dentist's surgery, five of them children.
If this happens, hamsters may need to have a general anaesthetic for a vet to remove the trapped contents.

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