Anesthesia Before Age 4 Might Have Slight Effect on Later School Performance

 

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MONDAY, Nov. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) A new Swedish study suggests that children exposed to surgical anesthesia before the age of 4 may have slightly lower school grades and IQ scores in their. MONDAY, Nov.

7, 2016 (HealthDay News) A new Swedish study suggests that children exposed to surgical anesthesia before the age of 4 may have slightly lower school grades and IQ scores in their late teen years. But the study didn’t prove that exposure to anesthesia was responsible. Anesthesia Before Age 4 May Have Slight Impact on Later School Performance A new Swedish study suggests that children exposed to surgical anesthesia before the age of 4 may have slightly lower school grades and IQ scores in their late teen years.

Anesthesia Before Age 4 May Have Slight Impact on Later School Performance. MONDAY, Nov. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) A new Swedish study suggests that children exposed to surgical anesthesia before the age of 4 may have slightly lower school grades and.

Kids who had been exposed to anesthesia two or three times before age four had school grades between one and two percent lower than the comparison group of kids, the authors report. A Swedish study suggests that children exposed to surgical anesthesia before age 4 may have slightly lower school grades and IQ scores in their late teen years. By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) Kids who are exposed to surgical anesthesia before age four tend to have slightly lower school grades at age 16 compared to other kids, but the difference is very small and shouldn’t discourage parents from proceeding with necessary surgeries, researchers say. Kids who are exposed to surgical anesthesia before age four tend to have slightly lower school grades at age 16 compared to other kids, but the difference is very small and shouldn’t discourage.

The research involved about 33,500 teens who had surgery before age 4 and nearly 160,000 who did not. School grades at age 16 were less than half a percent lower, on average, in teens who had had. (Reuters Health) Kids who are exposed to surgical anesthesia before age four tend to have slightly lower school grades at age 16 compared to other kids, but the difference is very small and.

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Several retrospective reports have positively linked exposure to general anesthesia before the age of 4 with an increased chance of developing learning deficits.

“Smith's Anesthesia for Infants and Children E-Book: Expert Consult Premium” by Etsuro K. Motoyama, Peter J. Davis, Franklyn P. Cladis
from Smith’s Anesthesia for Infants and Children E-Book: Expert Consult Premium
by Etsuro K. Motoyama, Peter J. Davis, Franklyn P. Cladis
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2010

Some studies identified more learning disabilities in children after surgery with general anesthesia early in life, whereas others have not.

“A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children E-Book: Expert Consult: Online and Print” by Charles J. Cote, Jerrold Lerman, I. David Todres
from A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children E-Book: Expert Consult: Online and Print
by Charles J. Cote, Jerrold Lerman, I. David Todres
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2012

Recent evidence suggests that exposure to multiple general anesthesia events in young animals and children (especially if under the age of 3) may diminish learning ability and memory skills and potentially lead to long-term behavioral issues [51, 52] (see Chap.

“Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery” by James A. Katowitz, William R. Katowitz
from Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery
by James A. Katowitz, William R. Katowitz
Springer International Publishing, 2017

Also of interest, a larger reduction in mean school grades was found with an increased number of surgical procedures in a nationwide cohort study in Sweden of children exposed to anesthesia and surgery before age 4 years.

“Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Child: Domains, Methods, and Case Studies” by Ida Sue Baron
from Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Child: Domains, Methods, and Case Studies
by Ida Sue Baron
Oxford University Press, 2018

It is much more common in pediatric anesthesia than in adults.

“Yao and Artusio's Anesthesiology” by Fun-Sun F. Yao, Vinod Malhotra, Manuel L. Fontes
from Yao and Artusio’s Anesthesiology
by Fun-Sun F. Yao, Vinod Malhotra, Manuel L. Fontes
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2011

In addition to addressing problems common to general pediatric anesthesia practice, special considerations must be given to the effects of anesthesia on the developing central nervous system (CNS) of children with neurologic disease.

“A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children” by Charles J. Coté, Jerrold Lerman, I. David Todres
from A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children
by Charles J. Coté, Jerrold Lerman, I. David Todres
Saunders/Elsevier, 2009

Retrospective human studies have reported an association between exposure of young children to general anesthesia and an increased chance of developing learning deficits.

“Faust's Anesthesiology Review E-Book” by Mayo Foundation for Medical Education
from Faust’s Anesthesiology Review E-Book
by Mayo Foundation for Medical Education
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2019

Research in this area is now focusing more on what parents do during induction of anesthesia rather than their mere presence or absence.

“Complications in Anesthesia E-Book” by Lee A Fleisher, Stanley H. Rosenbaum
from Complications in Anesthesia E-Book
by Lee A Fleisher, Stanley H. Rosenbaum
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2017

Prospective studies including a current study randomizing infants to getting a spinal anesthesia versus general anesthesia should be able to provide better information on this very complex problem that may face pediatric anesthesiologists.

“Clinical Anesthesia, 7e: Ebook without Multimedia” by Paul Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting, Michael Cahalan, M. Christine Stock, Rafael Ortega
from Clinical Anesthesia, 7e: Ebook without Multimedia
by Paul Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, et. al.
Wolters Kluwer Health, 2013

Even if a preschool child receives good and age‐appropriate information about these concepts and then declines local anesthesia when asked, he or she is not able to understand the cause and effect if feeling pain during treatment.

“Pediatric Dentistry: A Clinical Approach” by Goran Koch, Sven Poulsen, Ivar Espelid, Dorte Haubek
from Pediatric Dentistry: A Clinical Approach
by Goran Koch, Sven Poulsen, et. al.
Wiley, 2017

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  • We will also ask for their social habits like smoking, alcohol intake and high risk behaviour and consult them regarding those issues for eg smoking sedation. Otherwise very comprehensive lecture. Thanks