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Anaesthesia and analgesia for specific obstetric conditions 

Anaesthesia and analgesia for specific obstetric conditions
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Anaesthesia and analgesia for specific obstetric conditions
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Sarah Harries

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10.1093/med/9780199572144.003.0019
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date: 25 November 2017

• The obstetric anaesthetist is requested to deal with a variety of problems on a busy delivery suite each day • An understanding of the common obstetric problems is essential to safely provide the appropriate anaesthetic management • Teamwork and prompt, effective communication between anaesthetists, anaesthetic practitioners, midwives, and obstetricians are vital in each situation • It is important for all professionals involved to understand their own role and the factors affecting the decision-making of other disciplines.

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