Labor Pain

Uniport vs Multiport Catheters for Labor Epidural Analgesia

Uniport vs Multiport Catheters for Labor Epidural Analgesia

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Uniport and multiport wire-reinforced flexible catheters have similar analgesic efficacy for labor epidural analgesia.

Nitrous Oxide During Labor: Less Pain Relief, High Patient Satisfaction

Nitrous Oxide During Labor: Less Pain Relief, High Patient Satisfaction

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Despite lower reported effectiveness for labor pain, the degree of patient satisfaction in women who received nitrous oxide is similar to that of women who received neuraxial modalities.

Reducing the Risk of Postpartum Depression

Reducing the Risk of Postpartum Depression

Women who obtain good pain relief during labor may have a lower risk of postpartum depression.

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