General anesthesia, combo procedures boost risk

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General anesthesia, combo procedures boost risk By:  Bill Gillette Source: Cosmetic Surgery Time eNews Cincinnati — Use of general anesthesia, performance of liposuction under general anesthesia, and combining surgical procedures significantly increase the risk for adverse events (AEs) in office-based surgery, a new review suggests. A review of mandatory adverse-event reporting, derived from 10-year data from Florida and six-year data …

Increasing Safety in Anesthesia – Using a Brain Monitor

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A special message from Amiya Prasad, M.D.: I just returned from a conference in Charlotte, North Carolina run by Dr. Barry L. Friedberg. If you’ve been keeping up with the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray, who was the physician who administed Propofol to Michael Jackson, you would recognize Dr. Friedberg as being a vocal advocate for patient safety through proper …