Collis, Rachel ; Harries, Sarah ; Theron, Abrie
Oxford University Press, USA
The Oxford Specialist Handbook in Obstetric Anaesthesia
returns for a second edition with updated practical management advice for medical and nursing staff in a portable, accessible format.
An invaluable quick-reference resource for all consultant anaesthetists and SAS doctors involved in obstetric anaesthesia, as well as a succinct exam revision aid for the FRCA, this go-to guide provides incisive coverage of all aspects of the sub-specialty. This is essential reading for anyone working on the labour ward, with concise instructions for both antenatal and postnatal care.
- Illustrated with clear line diagrams of the ideal positioning for regional techniques.
- Includes top tips for techniques and troubleshooting, plus practical advice for the busy labour ward.
- Headings and bullet points are used throughout for ease of reference and navigation.
- Fully updated, with new chapters on 'Obesity in Pregnancy', 'Neonatal Resuscitation', 'The Sick and Septic Mother', and 'Ultrasound in Obstetric Practice'.