World Clinics: Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain - Analgesia & Anesthesia in Labor and Delivery - 1 (Volume 1, Number 2)

World Clinics: Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain - Analgesia & Anesthesia in Labor and Delivery - 1 (Volume 1, Number 2)

By: Ketan Parikh (author), Bhavani Shankar Kodali (author), Sunil T. Pandya (author), D. K. Baheti (author)Hardback

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Analgesia is the relief of pain. It can take a variety of forms including pain medication, local anaesthesia or regional block. Anaesthesia implies either unconsciousness (general anaesthesia) or complete absence of sensation (regional anaesthesia) ( Part of the World Clinics: Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain series, this book presents evidence-based reviews of current protocols in the management of labour and delivery using analgesia and/or anaesthesia. Divided into three sections, the book begins with an introduction to the basic anatomical and physiological changes in pregnancy, practical pharmacology and neonatal physiology. Section two discusses obstetric analgesia, including non-pharmacological options. The third section describes obstetric anaesthesia, including airway management in general anaesthesia, regional anaesthesia for caesarean section, and management of failed spinal block. Key points Part of World Clinics: Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain series Evidence-based reviews of obstetrical analgesia and anaesthesia Contributions from specialists in the USA, Europe and Asia

About Author

DK Baheti MD Consultant Anaesthesiologist and Pain Physician, Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Ketan Parikh MD FFARCS Anaesthesiologist, Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Bhavani Shankar Kodali MD Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Anaesthesiology, Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School, Department of Anaesthesiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, USA Sunil T Pandya MD Head, Department of Anaesthesia, Pain and Critical Care, Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, India


Section I: Obstetric Patient: Basic Sciences Anatomical Changes in Pregnancy & its Practical Implications Physiological Changes in Pregnancy & its Practical Implications Practical Pharmacology in Pregnancy Neonatal Physiology Section II: Obstetric Analgesia: What Options Do We Have? Non-Pharmacological Analgesia for labour & delivery Systemic & Inhalational Analgesia in labour & delivery Neuroaxial Analgesia : Our Options Section III: Obstetric Anaesthesia: Airway management & General Anaesthesia for LSCS Regional Anaesthesia for Caesarean Section Management of Failed Spinal block for LSCS Analgesia following Caesarean Section

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789350909669
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 178
  • ID: 9789350909669
  • weight: 100
  • ISBN10: 9350909669
  • edition: Volume 1, Number 2

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