Anesthesia with Medical Diseases
A 30 year old woman with coarctation of aorta is admitted to the labour room for elective caesarean section. Which of the following is the anaesthesia technique of choice- (AIIMS Nov 05)
|D||Local anaesthesia with nerve block|
General anaesthesia [Ref Fundamentals of anaesthesia 51hje p. 676]
General anaesthesia is the preferred technique for performing caesarian section in patient with coarctation of aorta as it has advantage of more rapid induction, less hypotension and better airway & ventilation.