Anaesthetics play a huge part in our lives. From having an operation to having a baby, combating chronic pain, or assisting in numerous medical procedures – the role of anaesthetics seems endless. In the following videos Dr Daman Mulhi, an anaesthetist consultant for the NHS, explains in simple terms the different types of anaesthesia, how they are administered and their use in common procedures like epidurals and lumbar punctures.
Watch this video to learn about anaesthesia as Dr Daman Mulhi, Anaesthestic Consultant, talks through the different types of anaesthetic and the ways it can be given.
In this video, Dr Daman Mulhi explains the steps involved in preparing for surgery and general anaesthetic, and what you can do to help have a speedy recovery.
Lumbar punctures are portrayed in medical dramas as risky and painful procedures, but this is not the case. In this video, Dr Daman Mulhi explains how the procedure is performed and what you can really expect.
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