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anesthesiologist

 [an″es-the″ze-ol´o-jist]
a physician who specializes in anesthesiology.

an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist

(an'es-thē'zē-ol'ō-jist),
1. A physician specializing solely in anesthesiology and related areas.
2. A person with a doctoral degree who is board certified and legally qualified to administer anesthetics and related techniques. Compare: anesthetist.

anesthesiologist

also

anaesthesiologist

(ăn′ĭs-thē′zē-ŏl′ə-jĭst)
n.
A physician specializing in anesthesiology.

anesthesiologist

A physician trained in administering anesthetics during surgery and caring for anesthetized Pts Occupational hazards Chronic exposure to anesthetics, infectious diseases, substance abuse, radiation exposure. Cf Anesthetist Salary$165K + 13% bonus.

an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist

(an'es-thē'zē-ol'ŏ-jist)
1. A physician specializing in anesthesiology.
2. A person with a doctoral degree who is certified and legally qualified to administer anesthetics and related techniques.
Compare: anesthetist
Synonym(s): anaesthesiologist.

Anesthesiologist

A medical specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated.

an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist

(an'es-thē'zē-ol'ŏ-jist)
A physician specializing solely in anesthesiology and related areas.
Synonym(s): anaesthesiologist.
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According to the American Society of Anesthesiologists, anesthesia awareness, or "intraoperative awareness," occurs "when a patient becomes conscious during a procedure performed under general anesthesia and subsequently has recall of these events," Studies indicate this occurs in 0.1 percent to 0.2 percent of cases, or between 20,000 and 40,000 general anesthesia patients every year in the United States.
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A duty anesthesiologist is available for the obstetric unit 24 hours a day, where there is a 24-hour epidural service, the anesthesiologist is immediately available to the delivery suite.
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