Airway problems in pregnancy

@article{Munnur2005AirwayPI,
  title={Airway problems in pregnancy},
  author={U. Munnur and Ben de Boisblanc and M. Suresh},
  journal={Critical Care Medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={33},
  pages={S259-S268}
}
  • U. Munnur, Ben de Boisblanc, M. Suresh
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Objectives:To provide a current review of the literature regarding airway problems in pregnancy and management. Background:Obstetrical anesthesia is considered to be a high-risk practice that exposes the anesthesiologist to increased medicolegal liability. Anesthetic management of a parturient is a challenge because it involves simultaneous care of both mother and baby. Failure to appropriately manage a difficult or failed intubation increases the risk of hypoxemic cardiopulmonary arrest and/or… CONTINUE READING

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