The Control of Anxiety by Hypnosis and Anxiolytics in Open-Heart Surgery

  • A. Nwaefuna
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It is accepted that about 50% tof patients who undergo surgery develop neuropsychiatric sequelae. The type and severity of the complications depend on the prepsychiatric mobidity, sex, age, and the environmental variables of each case.


Limbic System Reticular Formation Perceptual Awareness Anterior Thalamic Nucleus Global Awareness 
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