Consensus Statements and Practice Advisories

Here is where you will find official SOAP position statements, consensus documents, and advisories on critical topics. Please note that some resources are available to members only.


Newest Resource

Recommendations for Enhanced Recovery After Cesarean

This newly released consensus statement focuses on anesthesia-related components of an enhanced recovery pathway for cesarean delivery and provides the level of evidence for each recommendation.


Additional Consensus Statements


SOAP consensus statements are not intended to set out a legal standard of care and do not replace medical care or the judgment of the responsible medical professional in light of all the circumstances presented by an individual patient. Consensus statements are not intended to ensure a successful patient outcome in every situation and are not a guarantee of any specific outcome. Consensus statements are subject to periodic revision as additional data becomes available.