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Hypnosis as an Alternative to General Anesthesia for Orthopedic Hand Surgery: A Case Report

Mehdi Fathi 1 , Mohammad Hassani 2 , Mahdieh Jafari 3 , Marjan Joudi 4 , Reza Habibzadeh 5 , Mitra Joudi 6 and Shirin Nemati 7 , *
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1 Department of Anesthesia, Iranian Scientific Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
2 Department of Orthopedics, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
3 Resident of Anesthesia, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
4 Department of Surgery, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
5 Department of Emergency Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
6 Department of Psychiatry, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran
7 Department of Clinical Psychology, Research and Sciences University, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Annals of Anesthesiology and Critical Care: March 2017, 2 (1); e17481
  • Published Online: December 31, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 4, 2016
  • Accepted: November 7, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/aacc.17481

To Cite: Fathi M, Hassani M, Jafari M, Joudi M, Habibzadeh R, et al. Hypnosis as an Alternative to General Anesthesia for Orthopedic Hand Surgery: A Case Report, Ann Anesth Crit Care . 2017 ; 2(1):e17481. doi: 10.5812/aacc.17481.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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