Search for dissertations about: "AAI"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the word AAI.

  1. 1. Influence of depth of anesthesia on postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) and inflammatory markers

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Pether Jildenstål; Narinder Rawal; Lars Berggren; Jan Jakobsson; Johan Reader; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Postoperative cognitive dysfunction; minor and major surgery; anaesthesia; depth of anaesthesia monitoring; auditory evoked potential; AAI; inflammatory marker; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Patients may suffer from various forms of postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD). In most cases, the impact on cognitive function is relatively transient but POCD can sometimes be long-lasting (> 1 year). Studies showing that up to one in four patients with known risk factors are affected by some form of cognitive loss. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hypnosis Monitoring during general anaesthesia. : With focus on awareness

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology

    Author : Andreas Ekman; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hypnosis monitoring; electroencephalogram; BIS; AAI; neuromuscular block;

    Abstract : p>An objective measure of the hypnotic component of general anaesthesia has been sought for decades. The electroencephalogram (EEG) was early recognized as a possible useful intraoperative monitor when the effects of anaesthetic drugs on human EEG recordings were noted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Novel neurophysiological monitors of the transition from wakefulness to loss of consciousness during anaesthesia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Surgical Science

    Author : Gunilla Barr; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; EEG; BI-spectral index; AEP; propofol; sevoflurane; awareness;

    Abstract : Background: The concept of adequate anaesthesia is not easily defined. One important component of anaesthesia is the suppression of wakefulness, that is, a patient who does not experience sensory input such as hearing, vision, and feeling of pain. READ MORE