Prediction of Spinal Hypotension in Cesarean Section: Correlation with Baseline Heart Rate and Postural Changes in Blood Pressure and Heart Rate

Introduction:Spinal hypotension is a common and concerning side effect of spinal anesthesia during cesarean sections, affecting both the mother and the fetus. Accurate prediction of spinal hypotension is crucial for proactive management and improved patient outcomes. The occurrence of hypotension is influenced by preoperative sympathetic tone, which, in turn, is dependent on baseline heart rate … Read more