Chestnut's obstetric anesthesia : principles and practice [electronic resource]

  • Chestnut, David H. , Wong, Cynthia A. , Tsen, Lawrence C. , Kee, Warwick D. Ngan , Beilin, Yaakov , Mhyre, Jill M. , Bateman, Brian T. , Nathan, Naveen
  • Elsevier
  • 2020
Chestnut's obstetric anesthesia : principles and practice [electronic resource]


The history of obstetric anesthesia
Physiologic changes of pregnancy
Uteroplacental blood flow
The placenta : anatomy, physiology, and transfer of drugs
Fetal physiology
Antepartum fetal assessment and therapy
Anesthesia for fetal surgery and other intrauterine procedures
Intrapartum fetal assessment and therapy
Neonatal assessment and resuscitation
Fetal and neonatal neurologic injury
Patient safety and team training
Spinal, epidural, and caudal anesthesia : anatomy, physiology, and technique
Local anesthetics and opioids
Pharmacology during pregnancy and lactation
In vitro fertilization and other assisted reproductive technology
Problems of early pregnancy
Nonobstetric surgery during pregnancy
Obstetric management of labor and vaginal delivery
Trial of labor and vaginal birth after cesarean delivery
The pain of childbirth and its effect on the mother and the fetus
Childbirth preparation and nonpharmacologic analgesia
Systemic analgesia : parenteral and inhalational agents
Epidural and spinal analgesia: anesthesia for labor and vaginal delivery
Alternative regional analgesic techniques for labor and vaginal delivery
Postpartum tubal sterilization
Anesthesia for cesarean delivery
Postoperative analgesia
Aspiration : risk, prophylaxis, and treatment
The difficult airway : risk, assessment, prophylaxis, and management
Postpartum headache
Neurologic complications of pregnancy and neuraxial anesthesia
Shared decision-making and communication
Preterm labor and delivery
Abnormal presentation and multiple gestation
Hypertensive disorders
Antepartum and postpartum hemorrhage
Embolic disorders
Maternal mortality
Autoimmune disorders
Cardiovascular disease
Chronic pain during and after pregnancy
Endocrine disorders
Hematologic and coagulation disorders
Liver disease
Malignant hyperthermia
Musculoskeletal disorders
Neurologic and neuromuscular disease
Psychiatric disorders
Renal disease
Respiratory disease
Substance use disorders
Trauma and critical care
American Society of Anesthesiologists guidelines for neuraxial anesthesia in obstetrics
Practice guidelines for obstetric anesthesia: an updated report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force On Obstetric Anesthesia and the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology
Optimal goals for anesthesia care in obstetrics
Information technology resources for obstetric anesthesia providers.