Chestnut's Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice
David H. Chestnut MD, Linda S Polley, Lawrence C Tsen MD and Cynthia A Wong
The updated fourth edition of this comprehensive, highly respected reference covers all you need to know about obstetric anesthesia-from basic science to various anesthesia techniques to complications. The editorial team of leading authorities in the field now features Drs. Linda S. Polley, Lawrence C. Tsen, and Cynthia A. Wong and presents the latest on anesthesia techniques for labor and delivery and medical disorders that occur during pregnancy. This edition features two new chapters and rewritten versions of key chapters such as Epidural and Spinal Analgesia and Anesthesia. And, Expert Consult functionality allows you to access the entire contents of the book online.
Emphasizes the treatment of the fetus and the mother as separate patients with distinct needs to ensure the application of modern principles of care.