Effect of patient sex on general anaesthesia and recovery

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Numerous studies have shown that women emerge faster from general anaesthesia than men, and differ in their postoperative recovery profile. The extent and underlying mechanisms for these sex-related differences in general anaesthesia are unclear.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)832 - 839
Number of pages8
JournalBritish Journal of Anaesthesia
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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