Seppo Mustola was born in Lauritsala, Finland, in 1956. He received the M.D. degree from the University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland, in 1983, and the Specialist degree in anesthesiology and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland, in 1991 and 2004, respectively. He received the Specialist degree in pain medicine from the University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, in 2001. He has worked as a Staff Anesthesiologist from 1991 to 2001 and a Chief Medical Officer of the Pain Clinic from 2001 to 2010 in South Karelia Central Hospital, Lappeenranta, Finland. Presently, S. Mustola works as a Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Anesthesiology in South Karelia Central Hospital. He is a Member of ESA, ESRA, SSAI, and the Finnish Society of Anesthesiologist and the Study of Pain. He has worked as a Referee at Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. He is mainly interested in chronic pain, neuromodulation, pain measurements during anesthesia, and intravenous anesthetics: general mechanisms of action, coactions, and their effects on electroencephalogram. His research has focused on intravenous anesthetics and their effects on EEG.
Biography Updated on 2 May 2011