Month: July 2024

Epidural analgesia and maternal morbidity

Epidural analgesia and maternal morbidity

In this episode, Dr. Rachel Kearns discussed the findings from her study -Epidural analgesia during labour and severe maternal morbidity: population-based study. This study solidifies that anesthesiologists bring more to the table than “just” labor pain management.

Epidural analgesia during labour and severe maternal morbidity: population-based study.
https://www.bmj.com/content/385/bmj-2023-077190
Unlocking maternal health: labour epidurals and severe morbidity
https://www.bmj.com/content/385/bmj.q1053
Use of Labor Neuraxial Analgesia for Vaginal Delivery and Severe Maternal Morbidity
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35191971/

Janah Ncube

Janah Ncube

Janah Ncube is Deputy Chief Executive Officer at Crisis Action, a global organization working on the protection of civilians in conflict. Janah champions issues of women’s rights for those in conflict. She speaks about saving lives, persevering through adversity, and how authenticity has fueled her success in Zimbabwe and the continent of Africa.