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Infographics in Anesthesiology  |   April 2016
Unraveling the Neurobiology of Consciousness: Anesthesia, Loss of Behavioral Response to Stimuli, and Functional Connectivity in the Brain
Author Notes
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Illustration by James P. Rathmell and Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.
    Illustration by James P. Rathmell and Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.×
  • Dr. Wanderer is funded by the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research, Schaumburg, Illinois, and Anesthesia Quality Institute’s Mentored Research Training Grant—Health Services Research, Schaumburg, Illinois.
    Dr. Wanderer is funded by the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research, Schaumburg, Illinois, and Anesthesia Quality Institute’s Mentored Research Training Grant—Health Services Research, Schaumburg, Illinois.×
  • Address correspondence to Dr. Rathmell: jrathmell@bwh.harvard.edu.
Article Information
Infographics in Anesthesiology / Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems
Infographics in Anesthesiology   |   April 2016
Unraveling the Neurobiology of Consciousness: Anesthesia, Loss of Behavioral Response to Stimuli, and Functional Connectivity in the Brain
Anesthesiology 4 2016, Vol.124, A21. doi:10.1097/01.anes.0000480996.68425.66
Anesthesiology 4 2016, Vol.124, A21. doi:10.1097/01.anes.0000480996.68425.66
Complex Information for Anesthesiologists Presented Quickly and Clearly
EEG = multichannel electroencephalography; fMRI = functional magnetic resonance imaging.
Infographic created by James P. Rathmell, Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School, and Jonathan P. Wanderer, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Illustration by James P. Rathmell and Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals. Dr. Wanderer is funded by the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research, Schaumburg, Illinois, and Anesthesia Quality Institute’s Mentored Research Training Grant—Health Services Research, Schaumburg, Illinois. Address correspondence to Dr. Rathmell: jrathmell@bwh.harvard.edu.
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