Two Lives on the Line: A Case Study in Obstetric Critical Care

Velez, Laura Lee Naylor; Toal, Kyle; Goodwin, Susan A.
December 2002
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2002, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p20
Academic Journal
Presents the case of a pregnant woman diagnosed with Marfan syndrome. List of the vasculature changes in a pregnant mother; Details on the danger of aortic dissection posed to pregnant women with Marfan syndrome; Clinical manifestations of aortic aneurysm; Diagnosis and treatment of aortic dissection.


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