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Infographics in Anesthesiology  |   October 2019
A Tale of Different Populations: Disparities in Obstetric Anesthesia
Author Notes
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School
  • Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.
    Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.×
  • Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jonathan.p.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu.
Article Information
Infographics in Anesthesiology / Obstetric Anesthesia
Infographics in Anesthesiology   |   October 2019
A Tale of Different Populations: Disparities in Obstetric Anesthesia
Anesthesiology 10 2019, Vol.131, A23. doi:https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000002979
Anesthesiology 10 2019, Vol.131, A23. doi:https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000002979
Complex Information for Anesthesiologists Presented Quickly and Clearly
aOR, adjusted odds ratio; c-section, Cesarean section; OB, obstetrician.
Infographic created by Jonathan P. Wanderer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and James P. Rathmell, Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School. Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals. Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jonathan.p.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu.
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