TITLE

Epidural epidemic

AUTHOR(S)
Dozer, Joanne; Baruth, Shannon
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Mothering;Jul/Aug99, Issue 95, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of using epidural to ease the pain of childbirth. Factors that make the use of epidurals potentially hazardous; Side effects of spinal anesthesia; Increase in operative deliveries; Creation of hypotension in the mother.
ACCESSION #
2230458

 

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