Obstetric emergencies

C. Johnson, C. Cauldwell

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Obstetric emergencies are the most frightening situations that an anesthesiologist will encounter. The most commonly encountered emergencies involve management of the airway, the obese parturient, obstetric hemorrhage, and fetal distress. Also, the role of the anesthesiologist in neonatal resuscitation is addressed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)281-305
Number of pages25
JournalAnesthesiology Clinics of North America
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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