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anaesthesiology

(ăn′ĭs-thē′zē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
Variant of anesthesiology.

an′aes·the′si·ol′o·gist n.

anaesthesiology

The branch of medicine dedicated to relieving pain and inducing anaesthesia during surgery and other medical procedures. The scope of anaesthesiology includes non-surgery-related pain management; management of painful syndromes; monitoring, restoring and maintaining haemostasis; teaching CPR; and evaluating and applying respiratory therapy.

an·es·the·si·ol·o·gy

(an'es-thē'zē-ol'ŏ-jē)
The medical specialty concerned with the pharmacologic, physiologic, and clinical basis of anesthesia and related fields, including resuscitation, intensive respiratory care, and the management of acute and chronic pain.
Synonym(s): anaesthesiology.
[anesthesia + G. logos, treatise]

an·es·the·si·ol·o·gy

(an'es-thē'zē-ol'ŏ-jē)
Medical specialty concerned with pharmacologic, physiologic, and clinical bases of anesthesia and related fields.
Synonym(s): anaesthesiology.
[anesthesia + G. logos, treatise]
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In 2003, Szokol et al reported a declining proportion of publications by American authors in three major anaesthesiology journals (Anesthesiology, Pain and Anesthesia & Analgesia) over the period 1980 to 20006.
Although the journals were selected from the anaesthesiology category of the JCR, a few journals cover disciplines beyond anaesthesia research and perioperative medicine.
The Society's Annual meeting and Newsletter serve to disseminate information in regard to anaesthesiology and promote exchange of information between European anaesthesiologists.
The European Journal of Anaesthesiology (EJA), currently the official journal of the ESA, and the Society's research grants, fellowships and awards programmes serve to foster and encourage education, research and scientific progress, and thereby raise the educational and scientific standards of the specialty of anaesthesiology.