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Electrophysiological responses to noxious stimuli in the anaesthetised child

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In the UK, more than 235,000 children admitted to hospital each year receive an operation or investigation under general anaesthesia. It is not known whether nociceptive stimulation evokes a change in cortical brain activity in the anaesthetised child. The aim of this thesis is to determine whether noxious stimulation administered to anaesthetised children results in a measurable change in brain activity and whether this evoked activity is altered in children who have been born prematurely...

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Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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2016-04-11

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