The letter by Dr Radhakrishna (Radhakrishna. Anaesthesia ; –6) highlighted several problems of anaesthesia in adult spina bifida.
A 17‐year‐old A‐level student with spina bifida aperta coned and died after general anaesthesia (GA) for cystoscopy. The case provides.
Independence in adult life will only be possible with intense Histogram to show the causes of death in children and adults born with spina bifida. thought to be unfit for anaesthesia on the basis of lung-function tests .