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Emergency Department Management of Obstetric Complications [electronic resource] / edited by Joelle Borhart.

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dc.contributor.author Borhart, Joelle. editor.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-02T13:18:48Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-02T13:18:48Z
dc.date.created 2017.
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.isbn 9783319544106
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/21167
dc.description X, 174 p. 41 illus., 34 illus. in color.
dc.description.abstract Obstetrical emergencies can be among the most stressful events an emergency physician will face in their entire career. The purpose of this book is to provide an evidence-based, practical approach to the wide spectrum of obstetric complications an emergency physician must be prepared to manage throughout all trimesters pregnancy as well as postpartum, including complications of assisted reproductive technology, bleeding, precipitous delivery and preterm labor. Clinical pearls and pitfalls are highlighted throughout. The approach to the pregnant patient with trauma, non-pregnancy-related abdominal pain, or in cardiac arrest is discussed. Updates in the classification and management of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are presented. Recent controversies surrounding the use of anti-emetics for first trimester nausea and vomiting and the use of a beta-hCG discriminatory zone for the evaluation of pregnancy of unknown location are also addressed. Obstetrical support services vary widely between different facilities, and Emergency Department Management of Obstetric Complications is written for emergency clinicians in all practice settings. This book provides useful information for daily practice as well as preparation for rarely encountered and potentially life-threatening events.
dc.description.tableofcontents Complications of Assisted Reproductive Technology -- Early Pregnancy Complications -- Emergency Department Ultrasound in Pregnancy -- Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy -- Bleeding in Late Pregnancy -- Preterm Labor and Premature Rupture of Membranes -- Trauma in Pregnancy -- Imaging in Pregnancy -- Abdominal Pain in Pregnancy -- Cardiovascular Disasters in Pregnancy -- The Coding Pregnant Patient -- Precipitious Delivery -- Postpartum Hemorrhage.
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-54410-6
dc.subject Medicine.
dc.subject Emergency medicine.
dc.subject Obstetrics.
dc.subject Maternal and child health services.
dc.subject Medicine & Public Health.
dc.subject Emergency Medicine.
dc.subject Obstetrics/Perinatology.
dc.subject Maternal and Child Health.
dc.subject.ddc 616.025 23
dc.subject.lcc RA645.5-645.9
dc.subject.other Medicine (Springer-11650)
dc.title Emergency Department Management of Obstetric Complications [electronic resource] / edited by Joelle Borhart.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-3-319-54410-6
dc.identifier.bib 978-3-319-54410-6
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
dc.format.rda text file PDF


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