A trancelike condition usually induced by another person, in which the subject is in a state of altered consciousness and responds, with certain limitations, to the suggestions of the hypnotist
A trancelike state resembling sleep, usually induced by a therapist by focusing a subject's attention, that heightens the subject's receptivity to suggestion. The uses of hypnosis in medicine and psychology include recovering repressed memories, modifying or eliminating undesirable behavior (such as smoking), and treating certain chronic disorders, such as anxiety.
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The doctor will begin by injecting a local anesthetic in order to examine the wound thoroughly without causing additional pain to the child.
humane killing by anesthetic overdose.
General anesthetics Sometimes surgery or an investigation requiring a general anesthetic is unavoidable in withdrawal.
You're still under the anesthetic.
If a spinal anesthetic is used, polio survivors cannot be expected to get up and walk after surgery.