Author Archives: Marta Figueiredo PhD

Anesthesia Generally Safe in Children and Adolescents with Batten Disease, Study Shows

Anesthesia seems generally safe in children and adolescents with Batten disease, according to a study evaluating complications immediately before, during, and after procedures that require anesthesia. These complications, however, were associated with the number of anti-seizure medications taken by the patient, suggesting a more severe disease. The research also highlighted…