Obstetric emergencies

Sheila K. Adam and Sue Osborne

in Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing

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Published in print October 2009 | ISBN: 9780199215904
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597963 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Obstetric emergencies

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Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia - Massive obstetric haemorrhage - Amniotic fluid embolism (AFE) - HELLP syndrome - Cardiac arrest in the pregnant patient - The pregnant patient in the critical care unit

Chapter.  1575 words. 

Subjects: Critical Care

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