skip to main content

Choices In Childbirth: Volume I: Epidural Anesthesia

22 minutes 26 seconds

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles
Still image from Choices In Childbirth: Volume I: Epidural Anesthesia

Explains how epidural anesthesia works and shows step-by-step how it is administered. Covers the possible side effects, benefits, and risks, including ways to reduce the chances of complications. Shows two couples as they make decisions about pain relief during labor and birth. NOTE: Shows an actual epidural procedure and vaginal birth.

Media Details

Runtime: 22 minutes 26 seconds

Request a DVD
Members Only - Apply Now
Person laying in a hospital bed with an attendant at a machine behind them. Advantage Controlled Medication Levels. Caption: Unique to the epidural
Choices In Childbirth
Episode 1
22 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person conducting an ultrasound on large, pregnant belly. Caption: Inducing for a suspected large baby
Choices In Childbirth
Episode 2
16 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person on an operating table with a cloth blocking their view below the shoulders while they are attended to. Caption: Then, these layers of skin and muscle
Choices In Childbirth
Episode 3
26 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12