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Awake craniotomies without any sedation: the awake awake-awake technique

Hansen, Ernil, Seemann, Milena, Zech, Nina, Doenitz, Christian, Luerding, Ralf and Brawanski, Alexander (2013) Awake craniotomies without any sedation: the awake awake-awake technique. Acta neurochirurgica 155 (8), pp. 1417-1424.

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The main challenges for patients undergoing awake craniotomies include anxiety and fears, terrifying noises and surroundings, immobility, loss of control, and the feeling of helplessness and being left alone. In such situations, psychological support might be more helpful than the pharmacological approach. With adequate therapeutic communication, patients do not require any sedation and no or ...


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Item type:Article
Date:August 2013
Institutions:Medicine > Zentren des Universitätsklinikums Regensburg > Zentrum für Hirntumore (ZHT)
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Dewey Decimal Classification:600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Unknown
Item ID:29127
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