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Antenatal, obstetric, and delivery room problems

Edited by Grenville Fox, Nicholas Hoque and Timothy Watts

in Oxford Handbook of Neonatology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199228843
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598779 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199228843.003.01

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Antenatal, obstetric, and delivery room problems

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Routine antenatal screening - Maternal illness and high risk pregnancies - Hypertension, pre-eclampsia, eclampsia, and HELLP syndrome - Systemic lupus erythromatosis, thyroid disease, maternal thrombocytopenia, and maternal myaesthenia gravis - Maternal smoking, alcohol, and drug ingestion - Intrauterine growth restriction - Multiple births - Other obstetric complications - Problems during labour and birth - Resuscitation of the newborn - Meconium-stained amniotic fluid - Delivery room management of congenital anomalies - Further information

Chapter.  3649 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neonatology

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