Decision-Making during Anesthesia

  • G. M. Gurman
Conference paper


“Hours of boredom, moments of terror”, “85% boredom, 15% panic”. These rather cynical definitions of the anesthesiologist’s daily practice seem to confirm Beecher’s classical saying: “anesthesia is usually terribly simple but sometimes simply terrible” [1].


Crisis Management Mitral Valve Prolapse Peak Inspiratory Pressure Production Pressure Unilateral Spinal Anesthesia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. M. Gurman
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  1. 1.Division of Anaesthesiology, Soroka Medical Centre and Faculty of Health SciencesBen Gurion University of the NegevBeer ShevaIsrael

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