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Int J Obstet Anesth. 2005 Apr;14(2):126-46.

What's new and novel in obstetric anesthesia? Contributions from the 2003 scientific literature.

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Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 02115, USA. ltsen@zeus.bwh.harvard.edu

Abstract

THE PREGNANT PATIENT:

Age; maternal disease; prophylactic antibiotics; gastroesophageal reflux; obesity; starvation; genotyping; coagulopathy; infection; substance abuse; altered drug responses in pregnancy; physiological changes of pregnancy.

THE FETUS:

Fetal monitoring; intrauterine surgery.

THE NEWBORN:

Breastfeeding; maternal infection, fever, and neonatal sepsis evaluation.

OBSTETRIC COMPLICATIONS:

Embolic phenomena; hemorrhage; preeclampsia; preterm delivery.

OBSTETRIC MANAGEMENT:

External cephalic version and cervical cerclage; elective cesarean delivery; fetal malpresentation; vaginal birth after cesarean delivery; termination of pregnancy.

OBSTETRIC ANESTHESIA:

Analgesia for labor and delivery; anesthesia for cesarean delivery; anesthesia for short obstetric operations; complications of anesthesia.

MISCELLANEOUS:

Consent; ethics; history; labor support; websites/books/leaflets/journal announcements.

PMID:
15795148
DOI:
10.1016/j.ijoa.2004.12.007
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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