Excellent handbook in Cambridge University Press’ Pocket Clinician series.
Succeeds as a thorough reference for all practitioners involved in anaesthetic procedures for women in labour. Covers over 400 topics, including pharmacology, physiology, delivery of anaesthesia, and management of co-existing diseases as they relate to pregnancy. A detailed formulary of common medications, emphasizing indications, contraindications, and maternal and fetal effects of the drugs is also included.
A comprehensive but easily navigated reference for all anesthesia practitioners caring for women in labor. Designed to offer rapid access to information, it is a useful reference on the Labor Floor.
Review: ‘… this book’s real selling points are its ease of use, wide range of topics it covers, and extremely detailed Obstetric Formulary section, which sets it apart from other texts. … very detailed, well-written and critical. … this book provides a thorough back ground into the conditions it covers …” Today’s Anaesthetist “