[Vascular filling and vasopressors: effects on the fetus and the newborn infant].

@article{Hamza1993VascularFA,
  title={[Vascular filling and vasopressors: effects on the fetus and the newborn infant].},
  author={Jamil Hamza and Christophe M{\'e}nigaux},
  journal={Cahiers d'anesthesiologie},
  year={1993},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={69-75}
}
Epidural analgesia and anaesthesia are more and more commonly used in modern obstetrical anaesthesia practice leading to the frequent use of fluid infusion and vasopressors. Fetal and neonatal effects of these treatments are reviewed here and may be summarized as follows: 1) Prolonged and/or severe maternal arterial hypotension may induce fetal hypoxia and… CONTINUE READING