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Obstetric emergencies

Sabaratnam Arulkumaran

Edited by Ippokratis Sarris, Susan Bewley and Sangeeta Agnihotri

in Training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199218479
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753169 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199218479.003.0010

Series: Oxford Speciality Training

Obstetric emergencies

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Maternal collapse—obstetric causes - Maternal collapse—non-obstetric causes - Eclampsia - Shoulder dystocia - Cord prolapse

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Antepartum haemorrhage (see Section 8.1) - Postpartum haemorrhage (see Section 11.1) - Fetal distress (see Section 9.9) - Neonatal resuscitation (see Sections 11.8 and 11.9) - When things go wrong (see Section 1.10)

Chapter.  4717 words. 

Subjects: Obstetrics

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