Webinar: Safe and efficacious obstetric anesthesia and analgesia why, what and how

This Webinar is part of a learning pathway entitled “Theme of the Month 2022 – Obstetric Safety“, which consists of a series of webinars scheduled on November 8 – 15 – 22 – 29, 2022.

Safe and efficacious obstetric anaesthesia and analgesia why what and how
Anaesthesia for Caesarean section is usually performed by spinal, if time permits, to avoid aspiration and failed intubation, yet spinal hypotension and failed block are recognized complications. Checklists can enhance patient safety during a caesarean section. This educational event will review neuraxial analgesia for labour to optimize efficacy and manage failure and complications. Moreover, clinical recommendations will be given on how to prepare and manage safe patient blood management.

Webinar Scientific Faculty


Dr Andrea Kollmann Camaiora (SE)
Chair of ESAIC eLearning Committee
Department of Anaesthesiology, Akademiska Sjukhuset, Uppsala, Sweden


Prof. Carolyn Weiniger (IL)
Member of the ESAIC Scientific Committee and Subcommittee on Obstetric Anaesthesiology
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical, Tel Aviv,

Dr Nuala Lucas (UK)
Member of the Subcommittee on Obstetric Anaesthesiology
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Northwick Park Hospital, NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom

Dr Guy Haller (CH)
Department of Anaesthesiology, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland

This educational event is open to everyone with a myESAIC profile and will be hosted on Tuesday November 29, 2022, from 18:00 to 19:00 CET.

This Webinar has been granted 1 European CME credit (ECMEC®) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®).
LIVE participation in the Webinar is mandatory to obtain 1 European CME credit (ECMEC®). 

If you are unable to attend the live webinar, you can still get your certificate by taking the “Theme of the Month 2022 – Obstetric Safety” webinar replay e-module available in the WEBINARS section of the ESAIC Academy.