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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
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We describe a case referred as a degenerating fibroid, with a negative urinary pregnancy test. Transvaginal ultrasound was highly suggestive of molar pregnancy, which was confirmed with a quantitative βhCG test, allowing for timely treatment. The importance of a high index of suspicion for this pathology is tremendous to avoid the devastating consequences of a delayed diagnosis. PMID: 29025533 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Acta Medica Portuguesa - Category: General Medicine Tags: Acta Med Port Source Type: research
This study aims to examine the relationship between advanced maternal age and their maternal and fetal consequences, as well as maternal perception of the risk of pregnancy after 35 years old. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Observational, retrospective and comparative study, between two groups: advanced maternal age group (aged ≥ 35 years) and non-advanced maternal age group (age
Source: Acta Medica Portuguesa - Category: General Medicine Tags: Acta Med Port Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: To analyse national data will be fundamental to understand this unexpected increase in morbidity. PMID: 29025524 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Acta Medica Portuguesa - Category: General Medicine Tags: Acta Med Port Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Severe preeclampsia and PPH are the main complications that lead to PLTCs. Factors found to be associated with MDs are hepatic dysfunction, multiple/unspecified disorders, arrival as an emergency condition by ambulance, and history of a previous cesarean section. PMID: 29026470 [PubMed]
Source: Oman Medical Journal - Category: Middle East Health Tags: Oman Med J Source Type: research
Alcohol is a major contributor to the global burden of disease. In South Africa, alcohol abuse is hypothesized to correlate with women's HIV status, mental health, and partner relationships over time. All pregnant women in 12 urban, low-income, Cape Town n...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
The researchers, from Hassselt University in Belgium, found exposure to pollution in the second trimester - between the fourth and sixth months of pregnancy - had the worst impact on the baby.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
New research shows that the number of eggs a woman has left doesn ’ t necessarily predict her ability to conceive naturally.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Infertility Hormones Pregnancy and Childbirth Journal of the American Medical Assn Women and Girls Steiner, Anne Z Source Type: news
The researchers, from Hassselt University in Belgium, found exposure to pollution in the second trimester - between the fourth and sixth months of pregnancy - had the worst impact on the baby.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
(Reuters Health) - Women who breathe polluted air during pregnancy have babies with greater signs of “aging” in their cells when they’re born compared to babies whose mothers breathed cleaner air, a new study finds.
Source: Reuters: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news
Conditions:   Hypertensive Disorder of Pregnancy;   Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Interventions:   Device: Positive Airway Pressure;   Device: Nasal Dilator Strip Sponsors:   Dr John Kimoff;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR);   ResMed Canada Inc. Not yet recruiting
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