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Safe epidural anesthesia performed during labor by an obstetrician.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1673939     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
One thousand seven hundred eighty-seven epidural anesthesias during labor were performed by obstetricians well trained in the technique by the anesthesiology department. The course of labor was accelerated compared to control group. Vacuum extraction rate was 11.9%. Fetal outcome was favorable. Incidence of major complications was 0.16%. We conclude that in countries where an anesthetist is not routinely available at delivery wards, a safe and efficient epidural anaesthesia could be performed by an obstetrician well trained in administration of epidural anesthesia.
Authors:
S Lurie; M Feinstein; I Blickstein; B Caspi; A Matzkel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics     Volume:  34     ISSN:  0020-7292     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Gynaecol Obstet     Publication Date:  1991 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-06-11     Completed Date:  1991-06-11     Revised Date:  2005-04-28    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0210174     Medline TA:  Int J Gynaecol Obstet     Country:  IRELAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  229-33     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaplan Hospital, Rehovot, Israel.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anesthesia, Epidural* / adverse effects
Anesthesia, Obstetrical*
Female
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Labor, Obstetric
Obstetrics*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Outcome
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Int J Obstet Anesth. 1995 Oct;4(4):256   [PMID:  15637025 ]

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