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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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