General Care of the Pregnant Patient in the ICU General Care of the Pregnant Patient in the ICU
Caring for pregnant women admitted to the ICU requires special considerations. Find out what clinicians need to know.Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
CONCLUSIONS: Adoption of retesting guidelines in 2012 appears to have successfully increased retesting rates, but missed opportunities to identify incident HIV infection during pregnancy may contribute to continuing high rates of perinatal HIV transmission in southwestern Kenya. PMID: 29236362 [PubMed - in process]
They are 2 years old, but developmentally they are 6 months old. The children most severely affected by Zika face a lifetime of care, new research shows.
Authors: Preciado-Martínez E, García-Ruíz G, Flores-Espinosa P, Bermejo-Martínez L, Espejel-Nuñez A, Estrada-Gutiérrez G, Razo-Aguilera G, Granados-Cepeda M, Helguera-Repetto AC, Irles C, Zaga-Clavellina V Abstract Progesterone is an essential hormone that induces deep immune adaptations favoring pregnancy maintenance. We aimed at evaluating the effects of progesterone on the synthesis of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines by mononuclear cells isolated from human placental blood stimulated with lipopolysaccharide, emulating an infection-inflammation environment. Mononucle...
Corrigendum to "Impaired Fertility Associated with Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Thyroid Autoimmunity: The Danish General Suburban Population Study". J Pregnancy. 2017;2017:9864034 Authors: Feldthusen AD, Pedersen PL, Larsen J, Toft Kristensen T, Ellervik C, Kvetny J Abstract [This corrects the article DOI: 10.1155/2015/132718.]. PMID: 29230327 [PubMed - in process]
Conditions: Perinatal Mental Health; Antenatal Depression; Antenatal Anxiety Intervention: Device: Enjoy Your Bump Sponsors: University of Edinburgh; Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation; Tommy's Edinburgh Maternal & Fetal Health Centre; National Health Service (NHS) Lothian; Five Areas Ltd Recruiting
Condition: Gestational Diabetes Intervention: Sponsor: Helse Stavanger HF Recruiting
Violence during pregnancy is a global problem, associated with serious health risks for both the mother and baby. Evaluation of interventions targeted for reducing or controlling domestic violence (DV) is still in its infancy, and the majority of findings ...
Previous studies have reported that maternal chronic stress or depression is linked to an increased risk of affective disorders in progeny. However, the impact of maternal chronic stress before pregnancy on the progeny of animal models is unknown. We inves...
Researchers from the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, California, built on previous studies linking such radiation to genetic damage that can cause poor human health.
[Namibian] The education ministry has urged parents to take more care of their daughters during holidays as most pregnancies among pupils are recorded a few months after school breaks