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Does epidural analgesia during labour affect the neonate?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17013230     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Focus has changed from the immediate postpartum condition to the more long-term outcome of the neonate with respect to the use of epidural analgesia in labour. Anaesthesiologists have been slow to respond to the demand for this information. Newer analgesic agents and techniques may offer some advantage to the neonate; however, extensive study is still needed.
Authors:
H A Muir
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current opinion in anaesthesiology     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0952-7907     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr Opin Anaesthesiol     Publication Date:  1998 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-10-02     Completed Date:  2007-06-20     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8813436     Medline TA:  Curr Opin Anaesthesiol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  271-3     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Anaesthesia, Dalhousie University, and Head, Division of Women's and Obstetric Anaesthesia, IWK Grace Health Centre, 5980 University Avenue, PO Box 3070, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3J 3G9.
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