The Texas State Board of Dental Examiners is still investigating the case. Neither the dentist nor the anesthesiologist that were involved has been disciplined by the state medical or dental boards.
Anesthesia, which is considered a blessing to patients and surgeons, has remain a mystery since its inception. Now, a new study is offering evidence that says the membrane proteins themselves are altered directly by anesthetics.
Anesthesia-related deaths have fallen over the years, a new study reported.
Anesthesia complications in United States have dropped by more than half, but the overall death rate has remained the same, according to a new study.
A new study conducted on rat models found that a popular general anesthetic only temporarily disrupts brain cell connections.
Smell is hard to forget, according to a new rat study. Scientists found that rat brains "remember" odors they were exposed to while deeply anesthetized.
Researchers reported that mothers who gave birth vaginally without the help of an epidural tend to be happier and more satisfied with their birth.
Dental anesthesia given to young children has been linked to missing lower wisdom teeth.