Anaesthesia – Related Fears – A Cross – Sectional Survey Among the Portuguese Population

Patients experience preoperative anxiety. The objective of this study was to assess patients’ fears concerning anesthesia and evaluate possible associations with sociodemographic background and previous anesthesia.

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Effect of general anesthesia on Central Venous Oxygen Saturation

Anesthetic care underwent significant changes over time due to scientific growth and development of new techniques for perioperative monitoring. Central venous oxygen saturation (SvcO2) is a variable of great interest since it co elements hemodynamic information by evaluating oxygen supply, consumption, and global use. General anesthesia diminishes the body’s metabolic rate and oxygen requirements, therefore … Continue reading Effect of general anesthesia on Central Venous Oxygen Saturation