The effect of anaesthesia technique on maternal and cord blood ischaemia-modified albumin levels during caesarean section: A randomized controlled study

Omur D., HACIVELİOĞLU S. Ö., OGUZALP H., Uyan B., KİRAZ H. A., Duman C., ...More

JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL RESEARCH, vol.41, no.4, pp.1111-1119, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Ischaemia-modified albumin (IMA) is an early marker for various ischaemic events, including cardiac ischaemia. This study determined variations in IMA levels during caesarean section, performed under general anaesthesia or with combined spinal epidural anaesthesia.