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Home / Research / A new clinical study into using hypnosedation as a replacement for general anaesthesia!

Clinical hypnosis is used throughout the world as an alternative to anaesthetic. This clip below shows it being used very successfully in Texas, USA. A new clinical study at the Anderson Cancer Center is using hypnosedation as a replacement for general anaesthesia on early stage breast cancer patients.

Patients would still receive pain medications and local anaesthesia, but they won’t be completely knocked out during certain types of lumpectomies.

“Do we need to use the same anaesthesia, the same approach for every patient for every cancer? Probably not. As patients we’re all different, the cancers are all different, the surgeries are different,” explained Dr. Dalliah Black, a breast surgical oncologist.

Full story from ABC 13 TV Texas, USA