Monitoring Anesthetic Brain States - General Considerations

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General anesthesia is defined as a drug-induced reversible condition composed of unconsciousness, amnesia, analgesia, immobility and stability of the autonomic, cardiovascular, respiratory and thermoregulatory systems. Monitoring behavioral states during general anesthesia is challenging. During general anesthesia, amnesia is not monitored directly but implicitly by the extent to which unconsciousness is achieved.

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TY - ELEC T1 - Monitoring Anesthetic Brain States - General Considerations ID - 728471 Y1 - 2019 PB - Clinical Anesthesia Procedures UR - https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728471/all/Monitoring_Anesthetic_Brain_States___General_Considerations ER -