Feb. 14, 2022

078 Epidurals in Labor & Delivery

078 Epidurals in Labor & Delivery

Epidural anesthesia is a type of local anesthetic that is injected into the epidural space.  This procedure numbs the spinal nerve roots and provides a block to the  lower abdomin, pelvic and lower extremity portion of the body. It is the...


Epidural anesthesia is a type of local anesthetic that is injected into the epidural space.  This procedure numbs the spinal nerve roots and provides a block to the  lower abdomin, pelvic and lower extremity portion of the body. It is the safest and most effecive method of pharmacologic pain management in labor available.

In this epidose, True Birth reviews all the pros and cons of epidurals.   

 

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