Review Article

Anaesthesia-induced developmental neurotoxicity

DOI: 10.1080/22201173.2012.10872860
Author(s): J TaylorInkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital,

Abstract

Recently, concerns regarding anaesthesia-induced developmental neurotoxicity (AIDN) have emerged. The aim of this review was to summarise the available information on AIDN, and to assist the practising anaesthetist in making safe decisions with regard to the administration of anaesthesia in the young child.

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