Continuous spinal anesthesia and analgesia in obstetrics.

  title={Continuous spinal anesthesia and analgesia in obstetrics.},
  author={Craig M Palmer},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  volume={111 6},
The development of the technique of continuous spinal anesthesia as it relates to the obstetric population is recounted. The advantages and disadvantages of continuous spinal anesthesia are examined, currently available catheters and kits are reviewed, and strategies for the management of continuous spinal techniques for labor analgesia and surgical anesthesia are discussed. Continuous spinal anesthesia may have particular value over other regional techniques in several specific clinical… CONTINUE READING

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