Anesthesia Pharmacology: Local Anesthetics Practice Questions

  • A 23 year-old woman was full term pregnancy was admitted to the obstetric ward in the first stage of labor.

    • A long-acting epidural block was proposed for analgesia.


  • case author: Hugh S. Mathewson, M.D., Professor Emeritus, School of Allied Health, Department of Nurse Anesthesia, University of Kansas Medical Center
    case editor: Michael Gordon, Ph.D.