Bernadine Coady, 67-year-old British pensioner use self-hypnosis for pain relief during surgery on the knee joint.According medportal.ru, surgery is usually performed under general anesthesia, it was successful.
arthroscopic operation, which lasted for about an hour, was conducted in a private hospital, located in Peterborough.During surgery Coady did not feel any pain.As stated by the pensioner, the only inconvenience was the discomfort that was caused by a not very comfortable position of the body of the patient.During the operation, the woman did not have to immerse yourself in a state of trance or deep sleep, on the contrary, according to the doctors, the patient even talked with your surgeon.
Commenting on their unique abilities, Coady said that earlier she had been hypnotized himself during the two previous operations.Once a woman has learned about the upcoming surgery three weeks ago, she immediately launched a self-hypnosis, imagining that her sore knee charged to the ice to freeze.The woman di
surgeon Ahmed Shair (Ahmed Shair), who conducted the surgery said that arthroscopy is an extremely painful procedure in which the doctor is required to make some cuts.It generally operates patients under general anesthesia, but this time, agreed to make an exception to its permanent patient Bernadine Coady.
Commenting on the case, the surgeon noted that his patient "... went home very happy," but because he believes "... everything went well."