Obstetric Anesthesiology

Chapter

Abstract

Obstetric anesthesiology gained noble notoriety when Prince Albert requested Dr. John Snow to provide analgesia for Queen Victoria during the birth of Prince Leopold. This unique beginning is reflected by the continuing uncommon nature of the practice [1].

Keywords

Migraine Morphine Progesterone Epinephrine Thrombocytopenia 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyVanderbilt University Medical CenterNashvilleUSA

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