TITLE

Anaphylactoid Syndrome of Pregnancy A Devastating Complication Requiring Intensive Care

AUTHOR(S)
De Jong, Marla J.; Fausett, Merlin B.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2003, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which examined the anaphylactoid syndrome of pregnancy previously known as amniotic fluid embolism, a leading cause of maternal mortality. Historical context; Pathophysiology; Maternal and fetal signs and symptoms; Diagnosis and management of anaphylactoid syndrome of pregnancy.
ACCESSION #
11539977

 

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