Parent to Parent: Patient Stories about Children and Anesthesia
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What is Anesthesiology
Total care of the surgical patient before, during and after surgery.
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Smoking and Surgery
Learn why stopping smoking before surgery can have an impact on your outcome.
In Case of Emergency
Download, print, fill out, and keep this checklist. It just may save your life.
Ask your anesthesiologist questions about what to expect before, during, and after your procedure.
The ASA does not employ physician anesthesiologists on staff and cannot respond
to patient inquiries regarding specific medical conditions or anesthesia administration.
Please direct any questions related to anesthetics, procedures or treatment outcomes
to the patient’s anesthesiologist or general physician.