Knocked Out, Put Under, Anesthetized and Sedated: Different Types of Anesthesia (McGill OSS)

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Whether you call it being “put under” or “knocked out”, anesthesia conjures up mental images of deeply sedated patients unable to speak, move or even breathe on their own. However, not all kinds of anesthesia are made equal, and not all kinds carry the same risks.
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