Dr. William Camann, MD

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  • anesthesiology

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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pulmonary & Respiratory Medicine:

    FRIDAY, March 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A lung ultrasound can quickly reveal if a pregnant woman with a serious condition called preeclampsia is at risk for respiratory failure, according to a new study.

    Preeclampsia, which causes extremely high blood pressure, can lead to stroke, blee...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Mental Health:

    TUESDAY, March 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Critically ill people who survive a stay in the intensive care unit face a heightened risk of mental health problems in the months after hospital discharge, a large new study suggests.

    The study of more than 24,000 Danish ICU patients found that...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Anesthesiology:

    TUESDAY, Dec. 17, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- More concern about the safety of a common anesthetic has been raised in a new study.

    Patients who received the anesthesia drug etomidate during surgery might be at increased risk for cardiovascular problems or death, according to the study, which...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Anesthesiology:

    WEDNESDAY, Oct. 23 (HealthDay News) -- A new study offers insight into what happens in the brain when a person is given anesthesia, and the finding could help spare patients the traumatic experience of becoming aware of their own surgery.

    The British researchers suspect they've found a t...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Anesthesiology:

    THURSDAY, Oct. 25 (HealthDay News) -- General anesthesia drugs really do put patients to sleep, suggests research conducted in mice.

    The study found that the drugs don't just turn wakefulness off, they also switch on important sleep circuits in the brain, according to the findings, which ...Full Article