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A Switch in How Hospitals Use Anesthesia Could Have Huge Climate Benefits

A Switch in How Hospitals Use Anesthesia Could Have Huge Climate Benefits

Right before surgery, the climate crisis is probably the last thing on your mind. If you’re under general anesthesia, you actually might not be thinking about much of anything at all. But anesthetics — especially the generalized kind — can have a pretty big impact on the climate. A new…