Intervention Review

Inhaled analgesia for pain management in labour

  1. Trudy Klomp1,*,
  2. Mireille van Poppel2,
  3. Leanne Jones3,
  4. Janine Lazet4,
  5. Marcello Di Nisio5,
  6. Antoine LM Lagro-Janssen6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 24 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009351.pub2

How to Cite

Klomp T, van Poppel M, Jones L, Lazet J, Di Nisio M, Lagro-Janssen ALM. Inhaled analgesia for pain management in labour. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD009351. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009351.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    VU University Medical Center, Department of Midwifery Science, AVAG and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  2. 2

    VU University Medical Center, Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  3. 3

    The University of Liverpool, Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Liverpool, UK

  4. 4

    Geboortes & Zo, Primary Care Midwifery Practice, Utrecht, Netherlands

  5. 5

    "University G. D'Annunzio" Foundation, Department of Medicine and Aging; Centre for Aging Sciences (Ce.S.I.), Internal Medicine Unit, Chieti, Italy

  6. 6

    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Primary and Community Care, Women's Studies Medicine, Nijmegen, Netherlands

*Trudy Klomp, University of Profession, Medical Education, Midwifery Academie of Amsterdam, Louwesweg 6, Amsterdam, NH, 1066EC, Netherlands.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 12 SEP 2012


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