Emergency caesarean section of a patient with eisenmenger's syndrome: A tight-rope walk.

Emergency caesarean section of a patient with eisenmenger's syndrome: A tight-rope walk. Ann Card Anaesth. 2020 Jan-Mar;23(1):95-97 Authors: Gangakhedkar GR, Chhabria RD, Gour SD, Palani Y Abstract Successful management of a pregnant patient with complex congenital heart disease is a challenge for anesthesiologists, requiring thorough knowledge of the impact of pregnancy on the cardiac lesion. Hearing and speech impaired patients pose a barrier to effective communication between the patient and the doctors, thus increasing the anxiety and risk of complications. Here, we present a case of a hearing and speech impaired woman with the rare and dangerous Eisenmenger's syndrome, presenting for an emergency cesarean section (CS). PMID: 31929258 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia - Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Tags: Ann Card Anaesth Source Type: research

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