Insensitivity to pain, especially as artificially induced by the administration of gases or the injection of drugs before surgical operations.
Anesthesia helps people feel relaxed and free of stress and pain so that surgery and other medical procedures can be performed. By combining various techniques and medicines, it can also minimize side effects and make recovery easier.
Our department of anaesthesia provides anaesthesia and perioperative medical care for a wide range of elective and emergency complex surgical patients. In particular, the department provides support for national services including heart and lung transplantation and spinal surgery.
- Major elective surgery (Ear nose throat, vascular, general, hepatobiliary, plastics, urology, gynaecology, opthalmology)
- Cardiothoracic surgery
- Major spine surgery, trauma and elective orthopaedic surgery
- Emergency surgery