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More Sleeps Due To General Anaesthetics

Researcher from the University of Queensland Associate Professor Bruno van Swinderen, and his team had overturned previous understanding of what general anaesthetics do to the brain, finding the drugs did much more than induce sleep. A new understanding of the complex ways in which general anaesthetics act on the brain could eventually lead to improved drugs for surgery.

BP Can Be Controlled by Multipronged Approach

Researchers examined and found, in hypertensive patients, blood pressure (BP) control is best achieved through multilevel, multicomponent strategies that include physician- and nonphysician-led interventions, results of a comparative effectiveness analysis suggest. This study got published in the Medscape Cardiology.