Editorials and ReviewsEvaluation of High-risk Obstetric Patients: A Survey of US Academic CentersButwick, A.J.; Tiouririne, M.Author Information Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Obstetric Anesthesia Digest: March 2017 - Volume 37 - Issue 1 - p 5-6 doi: 10.1097/01.aoa.0000511996.53151.9a Buy Metrics Abstract (J Clin Anesth. 2016;33:460–468) Patients at high risk for medical, obstetric, neuraxial, and/or general anesthetic-related morbidity may benefit from antenatal anesthetic evaluation. Although this service is provided at obstetric anesthesia clinics (OACs), few studies have examined the availability or characteristics of OACs. Consequently, the authors of the present study evaluated use, operational characteristics, and referral patterns (high-risk patients to anesthesiologists) of OACs at various academic centers. Copyright © 2017 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.