Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – June 2010
Anesthesia Fact Sheet Available
Format: Fact Sheet
Institute: National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
Anesthesia has come a long way from its origins in alcohol and ether. Understanding Anesthesia, a fact sheet from NIGMS, describes what we know about anesthesia today and how scientists are moving the field forward.
You can read Understanding Anesthesia on the NIGMS Web site at www.nigms.nih.gov/Publications/factsheet_Anesthesia.htm. For a list of all NIGMS fact sheets, see www.nigms.nih.gov/Publications/FactSheets.htm.