Obstetric Anesthesia and Analgesia​

Obstetric Anesthesia and Analgesia: Practical Issues - Revised First Edition


​Alex SIA, YK CHAN, Stephen GATT

SingHealth Academy
Publication Date:
Monday, April 14, 2014

Synopsis of the Book

Obstetric Anesthesia and Analgesia: Practical Issues provides a comprehensive guide to some of the most pressing issues in obstetric anesthesia, with topics ranging from conventional deliveries to less frequently encountered situations and complications.

Written by experts in the field, this book is not only practical and authoritative, it caters to anesthesiologists interested in the area of obstetrics and who may encounter situations they are unfamiliar with. Based on both practice and theory, this book provides insight into the various aspects of obstetric anesthesia and is a must-have for all anesthesiologists.

Click to read a review of this book by Prof Anjan Trikha in the Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia and Critical Care:

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