Obstetric Anesthesia Curriculum

In our teaching and training of residents and fellows, our goal is to offer a varied educational experience with a wide variety of patients, always keeping in mind both scientific and humanistic perspectives.

Learn more about our curriculum:

During your rotation their are some policies and procedures you should be familiar with:
In preparation for and during your first month of OB Anesthesia, we have some recommended reading for you which you can view here:


Available online resources

- Most resources require you to be on campus or logged in through the VPN.
  •   Chestnut's Obstetric Anesthesia
    Login and Password Required (email Karen Huynh if you do not have it anesthesiaresidency@ucsd.edu)
  •   Analgesia, Anaesthesia and Pregnancy 2013
  •   Obstetric and Intrapartum Emergencies : A Practical Guide to Management 2012
  •   Evidence Based Obstetric Anesthesia 2005
  •   Obstetric Anesthesia Handbook 2010

  •   International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia