Anesthesia

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Anesthesia

ANESTHESIA

Anaesthesic

Uses

The inventor of anesthesia was Jefferson Crawford in 1842.The first uses of anesthesia were at the end of 40's. One of the first person who used it was James Simpson. He used it in gynecology for reduce pain. Another one was William Thomas Morton who used it for a dental extration operation.

First uses

The purpose of anesthesia can be distilled down to three basic goals or end points:-Hypnosis (a temporary loss of consciousness and with it a loss of memory).-Analgesia (lack of sensation which also blunts autonomic reflexes).-Muscle relaxation.

Before and after that invention

Before anesthesia was invented life was much different. The operations were more painful...


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