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Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice / Edition 2

Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice / Edition 2


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ISBN-13: 9780323003834
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 05/28/1999
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1112
Product dimensions: 8.46(w) x 11.08(h) x 1.64(d)

Table of Contents

Part IIntroduction
1The History of Obstetric Anesthesia3
Part IIMaternal and Fetal Physiology
2Physiologic Changes of Pregnancy15
3Uteroplacental Blood Flow37
4The Placenta: Anatomy, Physiology, and Transfer of Drugs49
5Fetal Physiology66
Part IIIFetal and Neonatal Assessment and Therapy
6Antepartum Fetal Assessment and Therapy79
7Anesthesia for Fetal Surgery and Other Intrauterine Procedures96
8Intrapartum Fetal Assessment and Therapy110
9Neonatal Assessment and Resuscitation122
10Fetal and Neonatal Neurologic Injury148
Part IVFoundations in Obstetric Anesthesia
11Spinal, Epidural, and Caudal Anesthesia: Anatomy, Physiology, and Technique171
12Local Anesthetics190
Part VAnesthesia Before and During Pregnancy
13Nonanesthetic Drugs During Pregnancy and Lactation213
14In Vitro Fertilization and Other Assisted Reproductive Techniques229
15Problems of Early Pregnancy241
16Nonobstetric Surgery During Pregnancy255
Part VILabor and Vaginal Delivery
17Obstetric Management of Labor and Vaginal Delivery275
18The Pain of Childbirth and Its Effect on the Mother and the Fetus288
19Childbirth Preparation and Nonpharmacologic Analgesia302
20Systemic Analgesia: Parenteral and Inhalational Agents311
21Epidural and Spinal Analgesia/Anesthesia324
I.Local Anesthetic Techniques324
II.Opioid Techniques349
III.Effect on the Progress of Labor and Method of Delivery369
22Alternative Regional Anesthetic Techniques: Paracervical Block, Lumbar Sympathetic Block, Pudendal Nerve Block, and Perineal Infiltration387
23Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Section397
24Postpartum Tubal Sterilization407
Part VIICesarean Section
25Anesthesia for Cesarean Section421
26Anesthesia for Fetal Distress447
27Postoperative Analgesia: Systemic Techniques461
28Postoperative Analgesia: Epidural and Spinal Techniques472
Part VIIIAnesthetic Complications
29Medicolegal Issues in Obstetric Anesthesia507
30Aspiration: Risk, Prophylaxis, and Treatment523
31The Difficult Airway: Risk, Prophylaxis, and Management535
32Postpartum Headache562
33Neurologic Complications of Pregnancy and Regional Anesthesia579
Part IXObstetric Complications
34Preterm Labor and Delivery605
35Abnormal Presentation and Multiple Gestation632
36Fever and Infection647
37Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhage662
38Embolic Disorders683
Part XThe Parturient with Systemic Disease
39Autoimmune Disorders697
40Cardiovascular Disease707
41Endocrine Disorders734
42Hematologic and Coagulation Disorders764
43Human Immunodeficiency Virus780
44Hypertensive Disorders794
45Liver Disease836
46Malignant Hyperthermia846
47Musculoskeletal Disorders856
48Neurologic and Neuromuscular Disease872
50Renal Disease904
51Respiratory Disease915
52Substance Abuse929
Appendix AAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists Guidelines for Regional Anesthesia in Obstetrics951
Appendix BPractice Guidelines for Obstetrical Anesthesia: A Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Obstetrical Anesthesia953
Appendix CAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists Optimal Goals for Anesthesia Care in Obstetrics959

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